Late-Career Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications Salary

For Late-Career VPs of Marketing & Communications, annual average wages total $146K per year. Total incomes of Late-Career VPs of Marketing & Communications incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $45K from bonuses and close to $38K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $91K and $233K. Female Late-Career VPs of Marketing & Communications are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (60 percent) are women. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Late-Career VPs of Marketing & Communications. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$86,015 - $197,103
MEDIAN: $145,779

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Salary $86,015 - $197,103
Bonus $4,006 - $44,527
Profit Sharing $48.94 - $38,298
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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).
$90,535 - $232,906
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 178

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $155,318

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 25 percent, Late-Career VPs of Marketing & Communications in Los Angeles receive some of the highest pay in the country. Late-Career VPs of Marketing & Communications will also find cushy salaries in Philadelphia (+25 percent), New York (+19 percent), San Francisco (+5 percent), and Atlanta (+4 percent). Late-Career VPs of Marketing & Communications in Austin earn salaries far below the national average by 36 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Seattle and Washington (10 percent lower and 8 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications


60 %
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
20 years or more
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communications Salaries


Market Research

National Average

Marketing Management

Media / Public Relations

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.


60 %
40 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 7%