How much does a Creative Production Director make in the United States? The average Creative Production Director salary in the United States is $146,925 as of December 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $131,399 and $170,993. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $131,399 10% $117,265 90% $192,907 75% $170,993 $146,925 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Creative Production Director

Creative Production Director oversees and plans the pre-production, production, and post-production stages of television or web shows, broadcasts, or videos. Completes pre-production processes, including ideation, concept creation, casting, script writing, budgeting, specifications, and scheduling. Being a Creative Production Director defines and organizes the technical and logistical resources required for each production. Assembles the required team of production specialists for each production's camera, sound, lighting, and other functions. Additionally, Creative Production Director directs post-production editing operations. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Creative Production Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Creative Production Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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