What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Marketing Director Salary with Media / Public Relations skills

Median pay for Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills lies in the neighborhood of $64K per year. Overall incomes of Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills — including $20K bonuses, $11K profit sharing proceeds, and $18K commissions on the more lucrative end — generally ranges between $35K and $122K. Geography and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Female Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the larger part collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$36,777 - $117,790
(Median)
$37K
$64K
$120K
MEDIAN: $64,341
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$10.65 - $29.84
(Median)
$11
$17
$30
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$36,777 - $117,790  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,488  
Profit Sharing
$700 - $11,478  
Commission
$0.00 - $18,183  
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).
)
$34,793 - $121,951  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,048
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$10.65 - $29.84  
   
Overtime
$12.50 - $40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,488  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $18,183  
Profit Sharing
$700 - $11,478  
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).
)
$34,793 - $121,951  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 102

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Marketing Director Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Director with Media / Public Relations skills

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


The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $46K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $62K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $83K in this role. Folks with more than two decades of experience actually report lower incomes overall; their average comes out to a mere $82K.

Pay Difference by Location


Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills will find that Seattle offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 64 percent. Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+55 percent), Boston (+50 percent), New York (+48 percent), and Austin (+45 percent). Trailing the national average by 19 percent, Miami is the market with the smallest paychecks.

United States (change)

Experience Affects Marketing Director with Media / Public Relations skills Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 31%

National Average
$63,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 226 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 17%
ADVERTISEMENT