Marketing Director with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

The average Marketing Director with Media / Public Relations skills earns approximately $65K annually. Overall cash earnings for Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills stretch from $35K on the lower end to $128K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $20K from bonuses and $11K from profit sharing. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. 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. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, close to a fifth claim no health benefits at all. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$38,647 - $122,584
$39K
$65K
$120K
MEDIAN: $65,495
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$11.75 - $27.64
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MEDIAN: $17.76
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,647 - $122,584  
   
Bonus
$350.00 - $20,336  
Profit Sharing
$997 - $10,766  
Commission
$979 - $16,487  
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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$34,984 - $127,995  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 929
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$11.75 - $27.64  
   
Overtime
$15.72 - $33.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$350.00 - $20,336  
   
Commission
$979 - $16,487  
Profit Sharing
$997 - $10,766  
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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$34,984 - $127,995  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 120

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Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Director

Pay by Experience for a Marketing Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Marketing Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 377 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Marketing Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 382 salaries. An experienced Marketing Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 377 salaries. A Marketing Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 194 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $61,862

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 83 percent above the national average. Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+49 percent), Los Angeles (+44 percent), Portland (+36 percent), and Boston (+36 percent). Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills in San Diego report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 23 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Atlanta and Las Vegas (7 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Marketing Director

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 197 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Marketing Director Salaries

▲41%

▲33%

National Average
$62,000

▼2%

▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 197 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 20%