Average Late-Career Creative Director with Project Management Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$95,691
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$6,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Creative Director with Project Management skills in Chicago, Illinois is $95,691.
25%
$83k
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$96k
75%
$104k
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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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Popular Skills for Creative Director

Skills in Branding, Team Leadership, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $84,500 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,010 based on 15 salaries.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 66.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (59.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (45.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (24.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
24.1%
Mid Career
24.1%
Experienced
51.7%