Art Director supervises and executes the strategy created or provided by creative director. They unify the vision for the project, scene or piece. Art Directors generally function in theater, advertising, marketing, publishing, fashion, film, television, Internet and Video game. This article talks more about salary of art director in advertising, marketing and internet.
The average salary of the art director is Rs 45K per month. Their annual package comes across Rs 5 lakh. In starting of their career, they are able to earn above Rs 20K per month. Their average salary as the beginner is Rs 31K per month with annual package of Rs 3.75 lakh. The salary of Art director in simplified way is shown in the table below.
|Particular||Annual Salary||Monthly Salary|
|Average Salary||Rs 5 lakh||Rs 41K|
|Salary Band||Rs 2.4 lakh to Rs 10 lakh||Rs 20K to Rs 83.5K|
|Salary with incentive||Rs 2.5 lakh to Rs 12 lakh||Rs 20.5K to Rs 1 lakh|
Salary of Art Director with experience
With increase in the experience of art director, their salary also increases. The fresher industry provides Rs 20K and increases further with accumulated skill, knowledge and increased creativity. As they gain experience, their earning capacity also increases. For the experienced candidates, industry happily provides packages up to Rs 8 lakh per annum. This comes to be Rs 66.6K per month. The salary of Art Director with different level of experiences is shown in the following table
|Experience Level||Particulars||Annual Salary||Monthly Salary|
|Beginner||Average Salary||Rs 3.75 lakh Rs 31.5K|
|Salary Band||Rs 2.1 to Rs 6.2lakh||Rs 18K to Rs 51.5K|
|Mid of Career||Average Salary||Rs 5.8 lakh||Rs 48K|
|Salary Band||Rs 3 lakh to Rs 10 lakh||Rs 20K to Rs 84.3K|
|Experienced level||Average Salary||Rs 8 lakh||Rs 66.6K|
|Salary Band||Rs 3.5 lakh to Rs 20 lakh||Rs 30K to Rs 1.6 lakh|
Salary of Art Director with different skills
The different skills of Art Director also creates difference in their salary. Those skills are Adobe Photoshop, Illustration, Graphic Design and Design. The salary with these skills shown in the table.
|Skill||Annual Salary Band||Monthly Salary Band|
|Adobe Photoshop||Rs 5.3 lakh||Rs 44.1K|
|Illustration||Rs 5.5 lakh||Rs 45.8K|
|Graphic Design||Rs 4.75 lakh||Rs 39.5K|
|Design||Rs 4.5 lakh||Rs3.75K|