Average Mid-Career Creative Director with Adobe InDesign Skills Salary

$69,328
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,137
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Creative Director with Adobe InDesign skills is $69,328.
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$40k - $107k
Bonus
$919 - $19k
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$1k - $7k
Total Pay
$37k - $111k
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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 in Graphic Design, Branding, Team Leadership, Project Management and Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Creative Directors?

An entry-level Creative Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,537 based on 10 salaries. An early career Creative Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,629 based on 99 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,625 based on 241 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,827.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 44.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (41.1% more) and Kansas City, Missouri (8.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (12.0% less) and Denver, Colorado (9.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 512 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.0%
Early Career
19.3%
Experienced
47.1%
Late Career
31.6%