Average Creative Director with Branding Skills Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$82,997
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,742
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The average salary for a Creative Director with Branding skills in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $82,997.
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MEDIAN $82,997
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Salary
$50k - $133k
Bonus
$5k - $11k
Total Pay
$45k - $131k

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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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Popular Skills for Creative Director

Skills in Design, Team Leadership and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Photoshop 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 $70,000 based on 3 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,379 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,936 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $123,000.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 78.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (50.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (36.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
9.4%
Mid Career
18.8%
Experienced
46.9%
Late Career
25.0%