Average Late-Career Creative Director Salary in Dallas, Texas

$103,710
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,863
Bonus
$14,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Late-Career Creative Director in Dallas, Texas is $103,710.
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$69k
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$152k
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MEDIAN $103,710
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Salary
$69k - $152k
Bonus
$1k - $19k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $14k
Total Pay
$70k - $159k

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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 in Team Leadership and Branding are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Advertising, Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design.

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 $56,500 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,277 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,603 based on 40 salaries.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 49.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (48.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (44.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 68 survey responses.
Early Career
13.2%
Mid Career
27.9%
Experienced
58.8%