Average Late-Career Creative Director Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$107,349
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,084
Bonus
$12,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Late-Career Creative Director in Atlanta, Georgia is $107,349.
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$81k
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$107k
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$143k
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MEDIAN $107,349
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Salary
$81k - $143k
Bonus
$9k - $16k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $12k
Total Pay
$82k - $202k

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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 Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Marketing Communications, Design, Team Leadership 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 $63,143 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,153 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $108,988 based on 31 salaries.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 44.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (43.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (39.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (5.0% less) and Dallas, Texas (3.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 69 survey responses.
Early Career
27.5%
Mid Career
27.5%
Experienced
44.9%