Average Late-Career Creative Director with Branding Skills Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$126,319
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The average salary for a Late-Career Creative Director with Branding skills in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $126,319.
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$88k
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$126k
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$135k
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MEDIAN $126,319
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$88k - $135k
Total Pay
$86k - $133k

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Job Description for Creative Director

Creative Director Tasks
  • Develop and manage creative ideas.
  • Develop and produce promotional spots.
  • Coordinate with relevant departments on all promotions productions.
  • Develop and manage creative teams to promote product brands.

Career Paths

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Creative Director
Graphic Designer
Art Director
Marketing Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Creative Director

Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Graphic Design, Design and Team Leadership.

Pay by Experience Level for Creative Director

An early career Creative Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $70,000 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,250 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,006 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 30.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (20.1% more) and New York, New York (18.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (14.9% less), Chicago, Illinois (14.6% less) and Seattle, Washington (8.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 28 survey responses.
Early Career
28.6%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
46.4%