Average Creative Director Salary in Santa Monica, California

$119,504
Avg. Salary
$1,000
Bonus
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The average salary for a Creative Director in Santa Monica, California is $119,504.
25%
$80k
25%
$120k
50%
$163k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $119,504
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Salary
$80k - $163k
Bonus
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$80k - $163k

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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
Art Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Creative Director Job Listings

Popular Skills for Creative Director

Employees with Creative Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 23.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (2.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (30.8% less), Dallas, Texas (24.2% less) and Seattle, Washington (15.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4 survey responses.
Experienced
100.0%