Average Experienced Creative Director Salary in Indianapolis, Indiana

$82,360
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$12,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Creative Director in Indianapolis, Indiana is $82,360.
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MEDIAN $82,360
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Salary
$50k - $108k
Bonus
$2k - $20k
Total Pay
$51k - $114k

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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 Branding, Team Leadership and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Strategic Marketing and Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Creative Director

A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,500 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,850.
Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 81.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (70.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (55.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 12 survey responses.
Mid Career
66.7%
Late Career
33.3%