Average Experienced Creative Director with Branding Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$151,146
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$19,653
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The average salary for an Experienced Creative Director with Branding skills in San Francisco, California is $151,146.
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$97k
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$151k
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$201k
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$97k - $201k
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$3k - $52k
Total Pay
$96k - $210k

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

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 $100,000 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $114,854 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $162,379.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (40.3% less), Washington, District of Columbia (37.1% less) and Dallas, Texas (33.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Early Career
12.5%
Mid Career
25.0%
Late Career
62.5%