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Promotions Director Salary

Promotions Directors in the United States may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $36K annually. Female Promotions Directors survey participants are more prevalent than men — 61 percent of professionals. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a majority earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Promotions Directors is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$25,570 - $71,660
(Median)
$26K
$36K
$72K
MEDIAN: $36,130
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$7.55 - $24.24
(Median)
$7
$12
$24
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$25,570 - $71,660  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,910  
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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$24,632 - $71,489  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 132
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$7.55 - $24.24  
   
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.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,910  
   
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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$24,632 - $71,489  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Job Description for Promotions Director

  • Maximize the revenue an organization gains through advertising campaigns while minimizing costs.
  • Promote products using diverse and innovative techniques involving print media, television, social media, sales representatives, etc.
  • Establish organization’s brand image by developing advertising and promotional campaigns.
  • Analyze advertising campaign costs and effectiveness, and report results to clients.

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Promotions Directors report a narrow range of specific skills. Those who have experience with Event Planning, Social Media Marketing, and Promotions can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Promotions.

Pay by Experience Level for Promotions Director

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


Promotions Directors with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $32K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $36K. Promotions Directors see a median salary of $52K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Promotions Directors who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $56K on average.

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Experience Affects Promotions Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%

Experienced
up arrow 48%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Promotions Director Salaries

Event Planning
up arrow 13%

National Average
$35,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 2%

Promotions
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 18%
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