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Creative Director salary in San Francisco

Average Base Salary in San Francisco

$214,950
Median: $215K
Min: $203K
Max: $236K

How Much Does a Creative Director Make in San Francisco?

The average salary for a Creative Director in San Francisco is $214,950. Creative Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In San Francisco from anonymous Creative Director employees in San Francisco.

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Creative Director jobs in San Francisco

Creative Copywriter

San Francisco
2 days ago
We’re looking for a strong creative, conceptual writer who can think big while also operating at the smallest level of detail. Big ideas supported by stellar copy chops. We pretty much do it all ourselves, so there is no passing of the buck here. From big partnership opportunities with national partners and hometown heroes, to events like SXSW, Taste of Chicago, and Coachella, to top-of-funnel brand love ideas that include us into the cultural conversation to the tiniest bottom-of-funnel activations that encourage order frequency, no two opportunities are the same. And we’ll need someone who has familiarity with it all. 

Senior Visual Designer, Creative Team

San Francisco
2 days ago
+29
We are looking for a creative problem solver who believes that Udemy should be a vital part of the future of learning. This is an opportunity to join the team at a key growth stage. The role requires a passion for translating marketing and brand strategies into strong and impactful designs that clearly communicate our value. Your contribution will have a significant impact on furthering our brand’s development across the company while inspiring

Creative Director

San Francisco
6 days ago
We are looking for an experienced Creative Director to evolve the Tally brand and develop our marketing creative strategy across all touchpoints. Reporting directly into our Head of Growth, you will be responsible for driving strategic creative direction across our marketing channels, defining processes, and managing our marketing creative team. You will partner closely with growth, product marketing, and design to ensure that we deliver high-quality work that represents our brand and products. 

Creative Project Manager

San Francisco
1 week ago
+28
Blend makes the process of getting a loan simpler, faster, and safer. With its digital lending platform, Blend helps financial institutions including Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank increase productivity and deliver exceptional customer experiences. The company processes nearly $2 billion in loans daily, helping millions of consumers gain access to the capital they need to lead better lives. Creative Project Managers help unlock the creative potential

Creative Director

San Francisco
1 week ago
We have a simple mission at Calm: To make the world a happier and healthier place. The heart of Calm is digital but the brand is expanding offline into a variety of products and services that bring more peace, clarity and perspective into people’s busy lives. We are building Calm into the Nike of the Mind. We believe Calm can become one of the most valuable and meaningful brands in the world. Over 50 Million people have downloaded the app and we

Creative Strategist

San Francisco
1 week ago
We’re looking for a bold creative strategist to help build our growing in-house creative agency. As part of an accomplished team, your job will be to unearth insights that help the team tell compelling and effective stories. We work fast and have fun doing so. We need someone who has a passion for understanding the complexities of human behavior and a knack for finding insights in the unlikeliest of places.

Creative Producer

San Francisco
2 weeks ago
We’re looking for a bold advertiser to help build our in-house creative agency. As part of an accomplished team, your job will be to combine data-driven insights with your passion to tell compelling and effective stories. We work fast and have fun doing so. Every day is a rewarding creative challenge, which is why we need a talented individual. We need someone who never runs out of ideas and can push our advertising capabilities to new heights while understanding that performance is always priority number one.

Senior Manager, Creative Operations

San Francisco
2 days ago
We are looking for a Senior Manager of Creative Operations to lead the growing team of project managers in San Francisco. This person will manage our creative project portfolio and lead the development of more effective workflows.  A great candidate will have opinions on things like creative briefs, RACI charts, and task management systems - all of which are imperative in driving meaningful process changes that work well for Grove. You will become the backbone of the verticalized creative team, ensuring cohesiveness and communication amongst all creative counterparts. You should be someone comfortable managing and scaling a team, commanding a room and representing the creative org in meetings both big and small.

Director, Creative Services

San Francisco
5 days ago
CrunchyrollCrunchyroll is the world's most popular anime brand. We’re an international business focused on creating both online and offline experiences for anime fans, through content (licensed, co-produced, and originals), merchandise, events, gaming, news, and more. About the Team The Director, Creative Services will provide guidance and leadership to the Creative Services teams; Video and Design. Collectively, Creative Services is

Associate Creative Director

San Francisco
5 days ago
CrunchyrollCrunchyroll is the world's most popular anime brand. We’re an international business focused on creating both online and offline experiences for anime fans, through content (licensed, co-produced, and originals), merchandise, events, gaming, news, and more. About the Team: As part of Creative Services; the Associate Creative Director will provide guidance and leadership to the Design team.  Design is accountable for the

Associate Creative Director Copywriter

San Francisco
1 week ago
Help define and champion the voice and tone for all marketing copy across advertising and editorial touchpoints. Manage and mentor a team of Sr. Copywriters, Copywriters, and content strategists. Work with our in-house team and external creative partners to solve complex problems. Ability and willingness to act as an individual contributor when needed. Identify and recruit outstanding talent. Present clear ideas and concepts to internal stakeholders and external creative partners.

Head of Creative

San Francisco
2 weeks ago
The Marketing department is looking for a visionary creative to guide and grow our in-house creative advertising team. As Head of Creative, you will lead three critical functions: strategy, creative, and production. You will balance creative and management skills to deliver best in class creative while growing your team and driving process improvements. Your key challenge will be to bridge the gap between performance and brand marketing while delivering creative that supports a $100M+ per year annual marketing budget.

Creative Director Salary ranges

The most common Creative Director salary in San Francisco is between $200k - $210k.

Average Creative Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Creative Director make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $222,500 on average.

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Average Design + UX salaries in San Francisco

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $104,474
Min: $83K
Max: $124K
UI Designer $105,316
Min: $85K
Max: $124K
UX Designer $113,250
Min: $78K
Max: $145K
UX Researcher $128,000
Min: $128K
Max: $128K
Senior UI Designer $136,316
Min: $127K
Max: $146K
Product Designer $140,419
Min: $100K
Max: $161K
Art Director $151,842
Min: $134K
Max: $193K
Senior UX Designer $156,737
Min: $150K
Max: $172K
Design Director $181,650
Min: $151K
Max: $223K
Creative Director $214,950
Min: $203K
Max: $236K
Creative Chief Officer $247,909
Min: $193K
Max: $425K

Recent Creative Director salaries in San Francisco

$203,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $203,000
500+ Employees
San Francisco
$203,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $203,000
500+ Employees
San Francisco
$234,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $234,000
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$236,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $236,000
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
$225,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $225,000
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$209,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $209,000
201-500 Employees
San Francisco
$214,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $214,000
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$220,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $220,000
11-50 Employees
San Francisco
$209,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $209,000
51-200 Employees
San Francisco
$212,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Director reported a yearly salary of $212,000
1-10 Employees
San Francisco
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