Average Late-Career Creative Director with Branding Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$164,891
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$17,500
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The average salary for a Late-Career Creative Director with Branding skills in San Francisco, California is $164,891.
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$92k
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$165k
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$207k
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What Do Creative Directors Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Creative Directors?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Adobe Photoshop, Graphic Design, Design and Team Leadership.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Creative Directors?

An early career Creative Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $100,000 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,790 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $151,146 based on 42 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (38.2% less), Dallas, Texas (31.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (24.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 58 survey responses.
Early Career
8.6%
Mid Career
19.0%
Experienced
72.4%