Art directors work with print or film media and design art layouts. These professionals manage teams of graphic designers, marketers, and artists. Art directors must communicate clearly, think creatively, and meet hard deadlines for major projects without going over budget.
The top 10% of art directors earned more than $188,000 in May 2019. The bottom 10% of creative directors earned less than $53,000. The top median annual wage earners worked in film media and video games.