The average pay for a Communications Manager is AU$82,760 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Copywriting is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$51,161 - AU$129,577
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AU$51K
AU$83K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$82,760
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AU$20.57 - AU$70.96
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AU$21
AU$41
AU$71
MEDIAN: AU$40
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$51,161 - AU$129,577  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$21,532  
Total Pay (?
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AU$50,479 - AU$135,345  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 179
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$29AU$58AU$87
Hourly Rate
AU$20.57 - AU$70.96  
   
Overtime
AU$55.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$21,532  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$50,479 - AU$135,345  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for Communications Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$83,872

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Experience Affects Communications Manager Salaries




National Average
AU$84,000


Skills That Affect Communications Manager Salaries

Copywriting
up arrow 28%


National Average
AU$84,000

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 2%



Web Content Management
up arrow 8%

Advertising
up arrow 15%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 21%

Graphic Design
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 93%
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