Artistic Director

Artistic Director Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$86,000
$40,000
Min 10%
$86,000
Median 50%
$185,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
State of Alabama
Highest Paying City
Atlanta, GA
Highest Paying State
Vermont
Average Experience Level
4.6 years
How much does an artistic director make?
Artistic Directors in the US make on average $86,791 annually or $41.73 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $186,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $40,000. Vermont, New York, North Carolina, Georgia, and Rhode Island are some of the states with the best Artistic Director salaries in the US. The typical tenure for an Artistic Director is 4.6 years.
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Average Artistic Director Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Artistic Director in the USA is $86,791 annually or $41.73 hourly. The top city when it comes to Artistic Director salaries is Atlanta, GA at $205,434 per year. Not only that, Atlanta, GA also has an average entry-level salary of $97,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Artistic Director salaries are Vermont, New York, North Carolina, Georgia, and Rhode Island. The lowest earning states are Nevada, Arizona, Alaska, Idaho, and Mississippi.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Atlanta, GA
$205,434
2
Chapel Hill, NC
$188,028
3
San Francisco, CA
$181,457
4
New York, NY
$179,135
5
Birmingham, AL
$167,443

Average Artistic Director Salary By Company

Artistic Directors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Artistic Directors are State of Alabama and Gagosian Gallery. Companies like Sonic and GBMC - Greater Baltimore Medical Center also pay high salaries to their Artistic Directors.

Recently Added Artistic Director Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Tulsa Community College
Artistic Director
11/30/2019
$64,306
Project Step
Artistic Director
10/31/2019
$60,000