DESIGNER/ART DIRECTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$83,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$137,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
ServiceNow
Highest Paying City
Beaverton, OR
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does a designer/art director make?
The national average salary for a Designer/Art Director in the U.S. is $83,249 annually or $40.02 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $138,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $50,000. Internet companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Designer/Art Director salaries include Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, and Montana. The typical tenure for a Designer/Art Director is 4.0 years.
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Average Designer/Art Director Salary By Company

Designer/Art Directors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Designer/Art Director jobs are in Internet companies and Internet companies. ServiceNow and Cigna are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Capitol Services and Nike pay their Designer/Art Directors very well.

Average Designer/Art Director Salary By Location

Designer/Art Directors in the US makes an average salary of $83,249 per year or $40.02 per hour. Designer/Art Directors make the most in Beaverton, OR at about $108,783 per year. Even an entry-level Designer/Art Director makes $63,000 per year in Beaverton, OR. Some of the states with the best Designer/Art Director salaries are Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, California, and Wyoming. Tennessee, Alabama, North Carolina, Georgia, and South Carolina are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Beaverton, OR
$108,783
2
San Francisco, CA
$92,947
3
New York, NY
$68,258
4
Tempe, AZ
$66,177
5
Detroit, MI
$62,903

Average Designer/Art Director Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Designer/Art Director works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Technology companies, and Media companies pay their Designer/Art Directors well. Hospitality companies pay their Designer/Art Directors the highest wages, averaging $86,987 per year. Technology companies and Media companies pay well too, at $85,454 and $84,680, respectively. The types of companies that pay Designer/Art Directors the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $78,949.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$86,987
2
Technology
$85,454
3
Media
$84,680
4
Health Care
$82,105
5
Professional
$80,187

RECENTLY ADDED Designer/Art Director SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Ghodooshim & Son Inc.
Design Art Director
03/13/2019
$70,478
Spotify USA, Inc.
Art Designer
03/13/2019
$95,000
Wwake, Inc.
Art & Design Director
03/07/2019
$106,437