Average Creative Director Salary in Nashville, Tennessee

$66,267
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,943
Bonus
$4,250
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Creative Director in Nashville, Tennessee is $66,267.
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$41k
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$66k
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$118k
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MEDIAN $66,267
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Salary
$41k - $118k
Bonus
$881 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$41k - $120k

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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.

Career Paths

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Creative Director
Graphic Designer
Art Director
Marketing Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Creative Director

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

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 $58,000 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,062 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,391 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,886.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 122.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (84.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (75.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 55 survey responses.
Early Career
16.4%
Mid Career
34.5%
Experienced
34.5%
Late Career
14.5%