Average Creative Director with Adobe Illustrator Skills Salary in New York, New York

$112,379
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,000
Bonus
$14,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Creative Director with Adobe Illustrator skills in New York, New York is $112,379.
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$74k
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$199k
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MEDIAN $112,379
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Salary
$74k - $199k
Bonus
$1k - $35k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $14k
Total Pay
$60k - $201k

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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, Branding and Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management 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 $81,347 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,585 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,789 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $155,340.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 34.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (37.7% less), Austin, Texas (31.0% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (28.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 88 survey responses.
Early Career
15.9%
Mid Career
17.0%
Experienced
42.0%
Late Career
25.0%