The average salary for an Art Director in South Africa is R281,531.
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Job Description for Art Director
Art directors coordinate concept-and-design efforts for promotions which may be in print form, on websites, or in commercials, and they may be involved in consumer promotions, as well. Usually, art directors are more focused on the concept and will delegate work to graphic designers, photographers, and other artists; however, it is still important to be proficient in Photoshop and other design suites in order to lead others' efforts and fill in when necessary. Some art directors may be in charg…Read more
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Popular Skills for Art Director
Skills in Graphic Design and Adobe InDesign are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Illustrator, Design and Adobe Photoshop.
Pay by Experience Level for Art Director
An entry-level Art Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R135,882 based on 7 salaries. An early career Art Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R194,835 based on 79 salaries. A mid-career Art Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R318,024 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Art Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R404,677 based on 59 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R419,048.
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