Average Creative Director Salary in Houston, Texas

$84,196
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$11,983
Bonus
$14,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Creative Director in Houston, Texas is $84,196.
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$46k
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$119k
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MEDIAN $84,196
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Salary
$46k - $119k
Bonus
$1k - $30k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$43k - $129k

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

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 $48,650 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,264 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,061 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $98,247.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 75.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (45.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (37.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 67 survey responses.
Early Career
23.9%
Mid Career
20.9%
Experienced
38.8%
Late Career
16.4%