Advertising Age Data Center
Average base salary by region in 1999
Region CEO Creative director CFO Chief tech officer Assoc creative dir Art director Copywriter Media director Management supervisor Lead account planner Account executive
West $216,600 $106,200 $96,600 $74,900 $85,000 $59,400 $61,400 $73,900 $90,000 $70,000 $49,300
South 163,600 96,800 80,000 65,000 82,000 48,600 52,300 68,000 78,300 51,500 44,000
Midwest 118,700 98,700 73,900 70,000 79,200 50,600 46,800 68,300 91,600 51,200 42,100
East 182,100 149,900 112,500 104,200 123,200 67,300 67,000 92,400 121,000 82,200 49,500
Notes: Source: Advertising Age survey