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Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications Salary

The average pay for a Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications is $124,374 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Branding and Strategic Marketing.

$69,853 - $192,132
MEDIAN: $124,374

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$69,853 - $192,132  
$1,474 - $49,741  
Profit Sharing
$2,219 - $29,799  
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).
$72,930 - $218,416  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 428

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Job Description for Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications

Vice presidents (VPs) of marketing and communications perform a wide variety of duties related to developing strategies and goals for their organization's marketing and communication efforts. They are responsible for


Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications Tasks

  • Oversee communication press releases, scripts and editorials.
  • Plan, direct and set the strategic direction of marketing and communication program within an organization.
  • Develop pricing strategies and media relations plan, balancing firm objectives and customer satisfaction.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with media outlets.

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Experience Affects Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications Salaries

National Average

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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications Salaries

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Marketing Communications
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Media / Public Relations
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Social Media Marketing
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Market Research

National Average

Web Marketing
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.


70 %
30 %

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: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 7%