Average Experienced Creative Director with Design Skills Salary in New York, New York

$133,250
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$11,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Creative Director with Design skills in New York, New York is $133,250.
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$87k
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$133k
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$180k
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What Do Creative Directors Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Creative Directors?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Creative Directors?

An early career Creative Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $87,246 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,918 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $141,935.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 11.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (36.2% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (19.0% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (18.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 75 survey responses.
Early Career
21.3%
Mid Career
36.0%
Late Career
42.7%