The average pay for a Marketing Communications Director is $78,817 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are People Management and Branding.

$43,882 - $125,749
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$44K
$79K
$130K
MEDIAN: $78,816
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$12.53 - $71.95
(Median)
$13
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$72
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,882 - $125,749  
   
Bonus
$250.00 - $20,632  
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $9,274  
Commission
$6,300  
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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$41,800 - $135,717  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 558
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.53 - $71.95  
   
Overtime
$27.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$250.00 - $20,632  
   
Commission
$6,300  
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $9,274  
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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$41,800 - $135,717  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Job Description for Marketing Communications Director

Marketing communications directors are responsible for directing marketing and communication activities for their organizations, as well as leading a department to reach all goals in a timely manner.

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Marketing Communications Director Tasks

  • Collaborate with management to set and coordinate marketing planning and public relations.
  • Direct, plan and coordinate the marketing communications effort of the organization.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning, staff and advertising budget development.
  • Oversee communication press releases, scripts and editorials.
  • Monitor market changes and adjust marketing strategies accordingly in order to remain competitive.

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Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Communications Director

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $78,881

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Experience Affects Marketing Communications Director Salaries



National Average
$79,000



Skills That Affect Marketing Communications Director Salaries

People Management
up arrow 15%

up arrow 14%

Marketing Management
up arrow 4%

Strategic Marketing
up arrow 2%

Advertising
up arrow 2%

Marketing Communications
0%

Project Management
0%

Web Marketing
0%

National Average
$79,000





Event Management
up arrow 18%



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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