Creative Director salary in California

Average salary
Based on 715 income tax records
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How much do Creative Directors make?
The average total salary for a Creative Director is $112,500 per year. This is based on data from 715 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Creative Director and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Creative Director salary can vary between $30,000 to $316,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Creative Director salary by company

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Salary range**
Justworks, California
13 income tax records
$25K – $314K
TriNet, California
18 income tax records
$42K – $145K
Insperity, California
11 income tax records
$61K – $179K
ADP, California
15 income tax records
$25K – $163K

Creative Director demographics in California

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56% are single
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44% are married
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30% have kids
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55% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Creative Directors in California

715 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a creative director in California is $112,500 per year. Creative director salaries in California can vary between $30,000 to $316,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 715 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as creative director.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for creative directors in California: Justworks ($115,500 a year), TriNet ($107,500 a year), and Insperity ($102,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for creative directors in California: San Francisco, CA ($168,500 a year), Oakland, CA ($161,500 a year), and San Jose, CA ($125,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.