Average Creative Director Salary in Austin, Texas

$84,981
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,139
Bonus
$25,000
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The average salary for a Creative Director in Austin, Texas is $84,981.
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$46k
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$85k
90%
$148k
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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 are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Photoshop, Project Management, Graphic Design and Branding.

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 $61,343 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,780 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,100 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $111,113.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 72.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (43.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (34.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 103 survey responses.
Early Career
14.6%
Mid Career
30.1%
Experienced
35.9%
Late Career
19.4%