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CD salary with 7 years experience as a CD (13ish years in the biz) at a large agency moving to another large agency? In New York. Feel like I have been underpaid and don’t want to get stuck again.

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200-250 don’t take less than 230

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Thank you! Major brands, but few awards.

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Yeah 230-280. 220-250 LA, so I’d imagine NYC can be a bit more than that if you push it.

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Currently at 225k

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What level CD? Group CD? Or regular CD?

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I went brand side and took a pay cut, but my last agency job was 210, with a solid annual bonus.

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@CD7, 25k (but I got a fair portion of equity). Good luck!

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135-160 area

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Made that as an ACD in Chicago. Who hurt you?

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Just a regular ol’ CD

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You and me both brother.

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