Art Director Salary Information

Art Director salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does an art director earn?

Annual salaries range from £23,616 to £62,004. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £23,616
(£1,968 p/mth)
(£3,072 p/mth)
(£5,167 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 50th 76th 92nd
Post-tax £19,596
(£1,633 p/mth)
(£2,384 p/mth)
(£3,708 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 43rd 69th 90th
Percentage Tax Deduction 17% 22% 28%

The art director coordinates the promotional concept and design efforts, such as printing, the website and advertisements, and participates in consumer promotion. Art directors generally focus on concepts and delegate the work to graphic designers, photographers and other artists. However, it is important that you are proficient in Photoshop and other design suites, that you guide others' efforts and that you refill as needed.

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Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant art director:

average gross salary£23,616£36,864£62,007
max mortgage£106,272£165,888£279,032
deposit paid£11,808£18,432£31,004
max purchase price£118,080£184,320£310,036
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£482£753£1,266

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