Senior Art Director

Senior Art Director Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$93,000
$54,000
Min 10%
$93,000
Median 50%
$160,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Wieden+Kennedy
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.9 years
How much does a senior art director make?
The national average salary for a Senior Art Director in the United States is $93,856 per year or $45.12 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $160,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $54,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Art Directors are in Retail companies and Media companies. States with the highest Senior Art Director salaries include California, Washington, New York, Oregon, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for a Senior Art Director is 4.9 years.
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Average Senior Art Director Salary By Company

Senior Art Directors can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Retail companies and Media companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Art Directors are Wieden+Kennedy and Microsoft. In addition, companies like Ketchum and Crate and Barrel report highly competitive salaries for Senior Art Directors.

Average Senior Art Director Salary By Location

Senior Art Directors in the US makes an average salary of $93,856 per year or $45.12 per hour. Working in San Francisco, CA as a Senior Art Director will pay you the highest wages at around $144,532 per year. The San Francisco, CA average entry-level salary for Senior Art Directors is $78,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Senior Art Director salaries are California, Washington, New York, Oregon, and New Jersey. The lowest earning states are Hawaii, South Carolina, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Oklahoma.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$144,532
2
Redmond, WA
$112,885
3
New York, NY
$107,550
4
Portland, OR
$106,512
5
Minneapolis, MN
$93,513

Average Senior Art Director Pay By Industry

Senior Art Director salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Retail companies, and Telecommunication companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Art Directors. Technology companies pay their Senior Art Directors the highest wages, averaging $101,673 per year. Retail companies and Telecommunication companies pay well too, at $97,475 and $97,472, respectively. The average salary for Senior Art Directors in the Media industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $90,529.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$101,673
2
Retail
$97,475
3
Telecommunication
$97,472
4
Professional
$94,965
5
Hospitality
$92,397

Recently Added Senior Art Director Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Davenport University
Senior Art Director
01/25/2020
$50,000
Robert Half
Senior Art Director
01/17/2020
$120,000
The Creative Group
Senior Art Director
12/31/2019
$74,360
Davenport University
Senior Art Director
12/21/2019
$50,000
University of California
Senior Art Director
11/27/2019
$73,008
Robert Half
Senior Art Director
10/28/2019
$93,915
Northern Kentucky University
Senior Art Director
09/30/2019
$500,000
Robert Half
Senior Art Director
09/25/2019
$68,412
Talenthub Worldwide, Inc.
Senior Art Director
08/31/2019
$93,915
Northern Kentucky University
Senior Art Director
08/29/2019
$500,000
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