The average pay for a Marketing Communications Director is $72,658 per year. A skill in Strategic Marketing is associated with high pay for this job.
Marketing Communications Director Total Pay (?
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$41,552 - $122,260
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MEDIAN: $72,657
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Marketing Communications Director Total Pay (?
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$12.02 - $69.53
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$41,552 - $122,260  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $22,406  
Profit Sharing
$1,009 - $19,797  
Commission
$776 - $15,547  
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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$40,607 - $133,806  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,725
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.02 - $69.53  
   
Overtime
$15.00 - $45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $22,406  
   
Commission
$776 - $15,547  
Profit Sharing
$1,009 - $19,797  
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).
)
$40,607 - $133,806  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,725
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Job Description for Marketing Communications Director
  • 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
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
San Jose
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San Francisco
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Houston
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Portland
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Minneapolis
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Seattle
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National Average
$73,000
Los Angeles
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Experience Affects Marketing Communications Director Salaries

National Average
$73,000

Skills That Affect Marketing Communications Director Salaries

Project Management
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Advertising
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National Average
$73,000
Media / Public Relations
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Gender
Female
76%
female alumni
 
Male
24%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
22%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 13%
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