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Media Director Salary with Media / Public Relations skills

More than half of Media Directors with Media / Public Relations skills have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $27K to $141K per year, but median earnings come to around $64K annually. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Media Directors with Media / Public Relations skills. Men make up a slight majority of Media Directors with Media / Public Relations skills (53 percent) who responded to the survey. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — approximately one-fourth lack coverage. On the flip side, a strong majority have medical insurance and a majority receive dental plans. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,241 - $135,136
(Median)
$31K
$64K
$140K
MEDIAN: $64,282
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50%
90%

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$10.21 - $73.40
(Median)
$10
$14
$73
MEDIAN: $14.00
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50%
90%

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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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$31,241 - $135,136  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,574  
Profit Sharing
$1,831 - $11,792  
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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$27,358 - $141,150  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 87
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $73.40  
   
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 - $19,574  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,831 - $11,792  
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).
)
$27,358 - $141,150  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Experience Affects Media Director with Media / Public Relations skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

National Average
$63,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 37%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 26%
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