Promotions Director Salary

Pay for Promotions Directors in the United States is very modest at just $36K annually. More than half of Promotions Directors (62 percent) survey participants are women. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and more than half earn dental coverage. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$25,919 - $70,486
(Median)
$26K
$36K
$70K
MEDIAN: $35,984
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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
$25,919 - $70,486  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,744  
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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$24,643 - $70,361  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 129
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 - $9,744  
   
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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$24,643 - $70,361  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 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 report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with Event Planning, Social Media Marketing, and Promotions can expect to be compensated well for these skills. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Promotions.

Pay by Experience Level for Promotions Director

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


Promotions Directors who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $32K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $36K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $51K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $56K.

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Experience Affects Promotions Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 59%

Experienced
up arrow 45%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Promotions Director Salaries

Event Planning
up arrow 14%

National Average
$35,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 1%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

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: 81% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 16%
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