What to expect for '99
Advertising agency salaries and raises
Title All average base in '98 Men average base in '98 Women average base in '98 All projected % change for '99 Range*
CEO $145,000 $153,600 $107,500 8% 8,700
Chief financial officer 81,100 94,000 60,000 7 4,860
Creative director 93,100 98,800 90,800 8 5,065
Assoc creative dir 79,100 83,400 75,700 6 5,537
Art director 48,500 48,700 45,300 7 3,395
Copywriter 48,000 52,300 48,100 7 3,360
Media director 57,300 63,700 57,100 6 4,011
Mgmt supervisor 78,400 95,000 76,300 7 4,963
Lead account planner 69,500 83,300 61,000 6 4,455
Account executive 45,000 51,400 43,500 6 2,858
Notes: *Range is of the "all average" base at the 95% confidence level. Data universe is 262, the number of participating agencies
Source: Advertising Age survey