Marketing Communications Director Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Marketing Communications Director is $73,125 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Product Marketing, Corporate Communications, Web Marketing, and Strategic Marketing.
Marketing Communications Director Total Pay (?
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$41,380 - $122,923
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MEDIAN: $73,124
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Marketing Communications Director Total Pay (?
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$11.92 - $64.56
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$41,380 - $122,923  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $21,202  
Profit Sharing
$1,003 - $15,547  
Commission
$1,400 - $27,500  
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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$40,520 - $134,626  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,626
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $64.56  
   
Overtime
$14.90 - $45.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $21,202  
   
Commission
$1,400 - $27,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,003 - $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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$40,520 - $134,626  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,626
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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
up arrow 24%
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Houston
up arrow 23%
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Los Angeles
up arrow 2%
Seattle
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National Average
$74,000
Portland
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Milwaukee
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Experience Affects Marketing Communications Director Salaries

National Average
$74,000

Skills That Affect Marketing Communications Director Salaries

Product Marketing
up arrow 75%
Corporate Communications
up arrow 42%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 4%
Project Management
up arrow 4%
National Average
$74,000
Advertising
up arrow 1%
Media / Public Relations
up arrow 2%
Web Content Management
up arrow 3%

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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
24%
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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