Art Director salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$88,255
$5,346
Additional Cash Compensation
$93,601
Total Compensation
Median: 85,000
Min: $60K
Max: $135K

How Much Does a Art Director Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Art Director in Chicago is $88,255. The average additional cash compensation for a Art Director in Chicago is $5,346. The average total compensation for a Art Director in Chicago is $93,601. Art Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Art Director employees in Chicago.

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Art Director jobs in Chicago
5

Director of Design

Chicago
3 weeks ago
About the role We’re seeking a Director of Design to lead the company in exceptional, seamless design through all touch points of our product and brand. You will be the leader in defining and managing how the world interacts with Screencastify, working with our Product Designers, Brand Designers, and Marketing Team to ensure all outputs are consistent, thoughtful, simple, and tell a unified brand story. In this role, you will play a critical part

Senior Art Director

Chicago
1 month ago
Salary: $Competitive + excellent benefits (bonus, pension, healthcare, life cover etc.) Location: Remote - Mid-West, USA About the Role: The Digital Art Director will be responsible for the conception and design of integrated advertising campaigns, managing the creative process, and ensuring all work is strategically and creatively on point. Ensures all projects are completed on time and within budget. The Digital Art Director will develop designs

Creative Director

Chicago
1 week ago
  About Leap: Leap is building the world's largest network of branded retail stores – powered by data, systems and scale. The Leap Platform enables brands to deploy stores that work in concert with eCommerce more rapidly and at significantly reduced cost and risk. Brand stores powered by Leap bring modern brands to life with compelling, immersive customer experience and data driven operations. At Leap, our diverse, growing team is excited by the

Senior Art Director

Chicago
1 week ago
OverviewA BIT ABOUT USThe Marketing Store is a consumer engagement agency that believes in the power of experience to build brands. Experience is any valuable interaction between a brand and consumer, and it's the currency of 21st century marketing; consumers are placing greater value on it, technology provides brands with greater opportunity to deliver, and it's the key to unlocking huge growth.Our core skill is therefore transforming brands

Creative Director (Financial Services Technology)

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Bounteous is looking for a Creative Director with a background in the Financial Services space to join our fast-growing design practice. This role is ideal for a dynamic and impassioned creative veteran focused on furthering sound design principles in a fast-paced dynamic environment. The ideal director is a naturally engaging storyteller and mentor who enjoys collaborating with cross-disciplinary teams to collectively deliver incredible, award

Art Director Salary ranges

The most common Art Director salary in Chicago is between $90k - $100k.

Average Art Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Art Director make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $91,000 on average.

Art Director Salary by gender

The average Art Director salary for women is $87,905 and the average Art Director salary for men is $89,500.

Art Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Art Director with 7+ years of experience is $96,424.

Average Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Visual Designer$68,532
Min: $43K
Max: $169K
UI Designer$79,647
Min: $53K
Max: $120K
UX Designer$84,078
Min: $58K
Max: $139K
Art Director$88,255
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
UX Researcher$93,574
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Product Designer$96,849
Min: $57K
Max: $200K
Senior UI Designer$109,777
Min: $60K
Max: $140K
Senior UX Designer$112,487
Min: $66K
Max: $205K
Creative Director$132,020
Min: $101K
Max: $170K
Design Director$144,215
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)$180,000
Min: $150K
Max: $210K

Skills that affect Art Director salaries in Chicago

1
Graphic Design
5% have this skill
2
Typography
5% have this skill
3
Adobe Creative Suite
5% have this skill
4
Visual Design
5% have this skill
5
Illustration
3% have this skill
6
Iconography
3% have this skill

Recent Art Director salaries in Chicago

$102,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $102,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Art Director reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Art Director reported a yearly salary of $65,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$87,500
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Art Director reported a yearly salary of $87,500
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Art Director reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Art Director reported a yearly salary of $85,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Design Lead reported a yearly salary of $97,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead – Digital Art Direction reported a yearly salary of $96,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$66,000
Yearly Salary
A Art Director reported a yearly salary of $66,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Art Director, Team Lead reported a yearly salary of $85,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
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