Average Late-Career Creative Director Salary in Columbus, Ohio

$106,991
Avg. Salary
$7,000
Bonus
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The average salary for a Late-Career Creative Director in Columbus, Ohio is $106,991.
10%
$60k
10%
$107k
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$151k
90%
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MEDIAN $106,991
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Salary
$60k - $151k
Bonus
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$60k - $155k

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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%)

Creative Director Job Listings

Popular Skills for Creative Director

Skills in Advertising and Strategic Marketing 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 $57,950 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,130 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 45.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (43.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (39.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (4.7% less) and Dallas, Texas (3.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
20.0%
Mid Career
24.0%
Experienced
56.0%