How much does a Creative Director make?

Updated Sep. 21, 2021
$104,425 /yr
Average Base Pay

203 salaries

$61K

Low

$104K

Average

$179K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Creative Director is $104,425 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Creative Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 203 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Creative Director employees.

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DDB
3.6

DDB

Creative Director

$138,546

 /yr
Range: $101K - $253K
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$101K

$253K

$101,277 - $253,201 Range

Cossette Communication
3.7

Cossette Communication

Creative Director

$175,578

 /yr
Range: $137K - $200K

$137K

$200K

$137,039 - $199,627 Range

Sid Lee
3.3

Sid Lee

Creative Director

$111,405

 /yr
Range: $83K - $171K

$83K

$171K

$83,194 - $170,619 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Creative Director

$133,289

 /yr
Range: $131K - $177K

$131K

$177K

$131,281 - $177,183 Range

Corus Entertainment
3.7

Corus Entertainment

Creative Director

$96,761

 /yr
Range: $54K - $113K

$54K

$113K

$54,040 - $112,672 Range

Rogers Communications
3.9

Rogers Communications

Creative Director
About 

$84K -$98K

$84K

$98K

$83,801 - $98,495 Range

Sun Life
3.8

Sun Life

Creative Director
About 

$120K -$162K

$120K

$162K

$119,979 - $161,870 Range

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Ubisoft
3.9

Ubisoft

Creative Director
About 

$111K -$132K

$111K

$132K

$110,915 - $131,628 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Creative Director
About 

$130K -$155K

$130K

$155K

$129,923 - $155,462 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Creative Director - Hourly
About 

$28 -$106

 hourly

$28

$106

$28 - $106 Range

Critical Mass
3.8

Critical Mass

Creative Director
About 

$93K -$126K

$93K

$126K

$92,699 - $125,717 Range

Anonymous Content
3.8

Anonymous Content

Creative Director
About 

$81K -$108K

$81K

$108K

$81,474 - $107,756 Range

Spin Master
3.3

Spin Master

Creative Director
About 

$82K -$98K

$82K

$98K

$81,751 - $97,728 Range

Valnet Inc.
4

Valnet Inc.

Creative Director - Monthly
About 

$5K -$7K

$5K

$7K

$4,568 - $6,789 Range

TAXI
4.1

TAXI

Creative Director
About 

$94K -$328K

$94K

$328K

$93,857 - $327,897 Range

Leo Burnett
3.6

Leo Burnett

Creative Director
About 

$167K -$183K

$167K

$183K

$167,068 - $182,560 Range

Torstar
3.1

Torstar

Creative Director
About 

$99K -$106K

$99K

$106K

$98,523 - $106,099 Range

Pigeon Brands

Creative Director
About 

$151K -$167K

$151K

$167K

$151,329 - $167,261 Range

Wealthy Media
2

Wealthy Media

Creative Director - Contractor
About 

$71K -$77K

$71K

$77K

$70,763 - $77,184 Range

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Add Impact

Creative Director
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$77K -$92K

$77K

$92K

$77,486 - $91,881 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Creative Director salaries

The national average salary for a Creative Director is $104,425 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Creative Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 203 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Creative Director employees.

The highest salary for a Creative Director in Canada is $179,204 per year.

The lowest salary for a Creative Director in Canada is $60,850 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent creative director salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$200,000
per year
A Creative Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$160,000
per year
A Creative Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$62,626
per year
A Creative Director in the Vancouver Area area reported making $62,626 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$176,863
per year
A Creative Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $176,863 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$150,000
per year
A Creative Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public