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Promotions Director Salary

Promotions Directors in the United States are not likely to strike it rich; they only make around $36K annually on average. Women make up the majority of Promotions Directors (60 percent) who completed the questionnaire. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$25,321 - $68,510
(Median)
$25K
$36K
$69K
MEDIAN: $35,568
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90%

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$7.55 - $24.24
(Median)
$7
$12
$24
MEDIAN: $12.00
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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$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$25,321 - $68,510  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,887  
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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$24,439 - $69,371  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 130
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 - $9,887  
   
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).
)
$24,439 - $69,371  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 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 only report a few specific skills. Social Media Marketing and Promotions are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. 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.


Promotions Directors with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $32K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $36K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Promotions Directors make a median salary of $51K. Promotions Directors with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $56K.

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Experience Affects Promotions Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 60%

Experienced
up arrow 46%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Promotions Director Salaries

Social Media Marketing
0%

National Average
$35,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 20%