The average salary for a Creative Director in South Africa is R531,684.
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Job Description for Creative Director
The creative director is the leader of a team tasked with creating and implementing creative work; this could include projects in graphic design, advertising, music, media or similar fields. Their tasks vary depending on their industry and position; for example, they may work as a lead designer for websites, oversee copywriting for advertising campaigns or serve as the art director for a publication or advertising firm. Other tasks led by a creative director commonly include helping with the cas…Read more
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 Team Leadership, Project Management, Branding and Copywriting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Graphic Design.
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 R312,177 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Creative Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R500,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Creative Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R601,009 based on 58 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R834,162.
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