Promotions Director Salary

Promotions Directors in the United States may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $37K annually. The majority of Promotions Directors claim high levels of job satisfaction. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. Female Promotions Directors survey participants are more prevalent than men — 62 percent of professionals. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$25,232 - $70,989
(Median)
$25K
$37K
$71K
MEDIAN: $36,663
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$8.70 - $21.64
(Median)
$8
$12
$22
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$25,232 - $70,989  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$23,727 - $68,911  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.70 - $21.64  
   
Overtime
$16.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
   
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$23,727 - $68,911  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Job Description for Promotions Director

Promotions directors are responsible for promoting requests for clients, such as promoting particular activities to large groups of people to make company projects successful. They are directors who plan events at which clients would like to promote projects to earn revenue or raise public awareness of a trend or topic.

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Promotions Director Tasks

  • 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 often transition into Marketing Director positions, for which compensation tends to be much higher. On average, Marketing Directors earn $80K per year.

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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. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $32K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $40K on average. Promotions Directors bring in $41K after working for 10 to 20 years. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $56K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

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Experience Affects Promotions Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 57%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Promotions Director Salaries

Event Management
up arrow 52%

Event Planning
up arrow 27%

Promotions
0%

National Average
$35,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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