Promotions Director Salary

Promotions Directors aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $36K annually. Most enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just under a half. Female Promotions Directors are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (61 percent) are women. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Promotions Directors. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$26,192 - $70,323

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$8.70 - $21.64

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$26,192 - $70,323  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,787  
Total Pay (?
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$24,688 - $70,239  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 130
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.70 - $21.64  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,787  
   
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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$24,688 - $70,239  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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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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Survey takers who work as Promotions Directors usually report a few 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 pay less than market rate include Promotions.

Pay by Experience Level for Promotions Director

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


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Promotions Directors. Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $33K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $36K. On average, Promotions Directors make $51K following one to two decades on the job. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $56K on average.

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Experience Affects Promotions Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 58%

Experienced
up arrow 44%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Promotions Director Salaries

Event Planning
up arrow 13%

National Average
$35,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 1%


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 16%
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