Average Late-Career Creative Director with Adobe InDesign Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$100,344
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$10,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Creative Director with Adobe InDesign skills in Chicago, Illinois is $100,344.
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$163k
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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 Branding are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Graphic Design, Adobe Photoshop and Team Leadership.

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 $50,980 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,396 based on 11 salaries.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 54.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (27.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (15.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (16.3% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (15.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 17 survey responses.
Early Career
35.3%
Experienced
64.7%