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Average Mid-Career Creative Director with Team Leadership Skills Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$72,951
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$4,500
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Creative Director with Team Leadership skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $72,951.
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$58k
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$73k
90%
$130k
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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.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Creative Directors?

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

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 $65,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,733 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $105,498.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 53.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (48.6% more) and Seattle, Washington (44.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
20.8%
Experienced
45.8%
Late Career
33.3%