Average Creative Director with Marketing Communications Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$115,602
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$10,084
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The average salary for a Creative Director with Marketing Communications skills in Los Angeles, California is $115,602.
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$52k
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$116k
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$180k
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$52k - $180k
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$3k - $30k
Total Pay
$50k - $186k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Creative Director

Skills in Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Design, Project Management, Graphic 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 $70,000 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $125,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $135,000.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 29.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (0.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Nashville, Tennessee (56.7% less), Miami, Florida (38.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (35.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Early Career
12.5%
Mid Career
20.0%
Experienced
57.5%
Late Career
10.0%