Average Early-Career Creative Director Salary in New York, New York

$81,140
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,304
Bonus
$9,500
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Early-Career Creative Director in New York, New York is $81,140.
10%
$48k
MEDIAN
$81k
90%
$136k
Is Creative Director your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$48k - $136k
Bonus
$2k - $39k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$43k - $149k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.

Creative Director Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Creative Director

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

Pay by Experience Level for Creative Director

An entry-level Creative Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,297 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,589 based on 142 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $139,323 based on 308 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $152,646.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (28.5% less), San Diego, California (24.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (23.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 604 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.8%
Mid Career
23.5%
Experienced
51.0%
Late Career
22.7%