A Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications earns an average salary of $97,807 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Strategic Planning is associated with high pay for this job.

$63,888 - $139,954
MEDIAN: $97,806

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$64,111 - $151,840  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 190

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Job Description for Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications

A senior manager of corporate communications is in charge of all internal (and possibly external) communication initiatives for market development and operation strategies. They are also in charge of making sure that all employees, regardless of location, receive and have access to all of the information that they need to effectively complete their job. Additionally, they work with other managers to instruct them on guidelines for employee communication. A senior manager of corporate communications must audit existing communication strategies and find ways to improve or eliminate ones that are deemed ineffective. The senior manager of corporate communications position is generally full time and takes place in an office during regular business hours.


Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications Tasks

  • Manage and oversee communications between the organization and the public and press to increase company visibility.
  • Direct the planning of conferences, meetings, or other events which connect the company with the public and industry.
  • Participate in the creation of marketing and promotional materials, and monitor company website and social media sites.
  • Direct internal communications via the distribution of notices and information to keep employees connected.
  • Develop and implement strategies for promoting the organization and improving its public image.

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Experience Affects Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications Salaries

National Average

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Skills That Affect Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications Salaries

Strategic Planning
up arrow 31%

up arrow 9%

Executive Support
up arrow 7%

National Average

Corporate Communications
up arrow 1%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 3%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.


80 %
20 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 7%