Formulate design concepts and presentation approaches for visual productions and media, such as print, broadcasting, video, and film. Direct workers engaged in artwork or layout design.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 121,500 people employed as art directors in the United States. The median annual salary is $100,890. Entry level employees earn approximately $57,220 per year and senior employees earn approximately $194,130 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.