Average Mid-Career Creative Director Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$88,820
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,000
Bonus
$12,250
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Creative Director in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $88,820.
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MEDIAN $88,820
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Salary
$50k - $127k
Bonus
$507 - $44k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $12k
Total Pay
$54k - $140k

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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 Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Graphic Design, Design and Branding.

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 $55,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,898 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $102,012.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 41.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (23.0% more) and New York, New York (14.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (21.4% less) and Salt Lake City, Utah (12.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Early Career
15.4%
Experienced
47.4%
Late Career
37.2%