Average Early-Career Creative Director Salary in Irvine, California

$70,031
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$3,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Creative Director in Irvine, California is $70,031.
25%
$66k
MEDIAN
$70k
75%
$120k
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$66k - $120k
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$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$67k - $140k

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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

A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $96,048 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,215 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $134,815.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 15.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (0.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (17.2% less), San Diego, California (12.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (11.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 30 survey responses.
Mid Career
26.7%
Experienced
46.7%
Late Career
26.7%