Average Entry-Level Creative Director Salary in New York, New York

$69,297
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$5,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Creative Director in New York, New York is $69,297.
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$38k
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$69k
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$141k
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MEDIAN $69,297
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Salary
$38k - $141k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$37k - $127k

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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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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 $80,011 based on 73 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,471 based on 145 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $140,249 based on 312 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $155,380.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 665 survey responses.
Early Career
11.0%
Mid Career
21.8%
Experienced
46.9%
Late Career
20.3%

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