Average Creative Director with Advertising Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$147,157
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$24,974
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The average salary for a Creative Director with Advertising skills in San Francisco, California is $147,157.
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$91k
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$147k
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$214k
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$95k - $267k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Creative Director

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

Pay by Experience Level for Creative Director

An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $147,178 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $176,000.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (35.6% less), Seattle, Washington (34.4% less) and Dallas, Texas (32.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Experienced
70.8%
Late Career
29.2%