£35,717
Avg. Salary
£17.50
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Art Director is £17.50 per hour.

The average pay for an Art Director is £35,717 per year.

£7.48
10%
£17.50
50%
£35.75
90%
MEDIAN £17.50
£21k
10%
£36k
50%
£54k
90%
MEDIAN £35,717
£20,945 - £54,057
£21K
£36K
£54K
MEDIAN: £35,717
10%
50%
90%
£7.48 - £35.75
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£18
£36
MEDIAN: £17.50
10%
50%
90%
£0£58K
Salary £20,945 - £54,057
Bonus £1,021 - £14,681
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£20,597 - £58,774
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 241
Hourly Data £0£35
Hourly Rate £7.48 - £35.75
Overtime £12.50
Annual Data £0£58K
Bonus £1,021 - £14,681
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£20,597 - £58,774
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Art Director

Art directors coordinate concept-and-design efforts for promotions which may be in print form, on websites, or in commercials, and they may be involved in consumer promotions, as well. Usually, art directors are more focused on the concept and will delegate work to graphic designers, photographers, and other artists; however, it is still important to be proficient in Photoshop and other design suites in order to lead others' efforts and fill in when necessary.

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Popular Skills for Art Director

Pay by Experience Level for Art Director

Pay by Experience for an Art Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Art Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤30,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Art Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤38,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Art Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤41,000 based on 52 salaries. An Art Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤48,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

-18%

National Average: £35,920

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Art Director Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Art Director?

Art Director in London:
"Creative job"
Pros: Creative innovation and brand development
Cons: Long hours

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Key Stats for Art Director

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Art Director Salaries

▲32%

▲15%

▲5%

National Average
₤36,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Art Director Salaries

art direction
▲19%


National Average
₤36,000


▼5%

▼8%

Creative
▼9%

Adobe InDesign
▼16%

Concepts and Standards
▼40%

Copywriting
▼41%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 58%