Average Salary for Ogilvy and Mather Employees

An average Ogilvy and Mather employee can expect to make $64K annually. Ogilvy and Mather paychecks are largely negotiated based on your job title, though your city and how long you've been working are also considered. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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  • Updated: 16 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 122
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About This Company

New York City 

Advertising, Marketing

Ogilvy & Mather

Ogilvy and Mather pays its employees an average of $64,944 a year. Salaries at Ogilvy and Mather range from an average of $43,275 to $143,770 a year. Ogilvy and Mather employees with the job title Executive Vice President (EVP), Marketing make the most with an average annual salary of $282,752, while employees with the title Proofreader make the least with an average annual salary of $28,232.


Creative Directors are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $171K per year on average; Associate Directors of Creative Services are next on the list, bringing in close to $128K, followed by Executive Assistants earning about $80K and Content Strategists making around $75K. On the lower end are Assistant Account Executives at $40K on average.


Expected earnings are below average (approximately $50K) in Chicago, Ill., one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, Ogilvy and Mather employees make the most in New York, earning $75K annually on average.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $85K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (52 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $53K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals receive bigger paychecks (around $132K per year) than those without credentials. On average, salaries rise to $94K annually for accredited SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9s. Employees who have a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) make the most here, hauling in approximately $115K per year.


Employees who count Strategic Marketing among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $71K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Ogilvy and Mather is Advertising, with slightly less than a third considering it a key competency. Project Management, Account Management, and Microsoft Excel were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky few (28 percent) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. A solid majority of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Ogilvy and Mather provides health insurance to nearly all respondents, and a fair number of respondents do receive dental coverage. Other privileges include a casual working environment, a company cell phone, gym membership, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Ogilvy and Mather


71 %
29 %
$44,583 - $90,000
$44,857 - $147,395

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$43,326 - $81,876
$40,851 - $78,617
$28,383 - $95,000
$54,045 - $133,864

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