The average pay for an Experienced Communications Director is C$96,235 per year.

C$59,044 - C$124,053
C$59K
C$91K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$90,757
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$130K
Salary C$59,044 - C$124,053
Bonus C$3,064 - C$27,435
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C$58,503 - C$130,691
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 64

Job Description for Communications Director

Communications directors work in a variety of fields, including private corporations, government agencies, non-profit organizations and more. They oversee the information and communication that comes from their companies and how the companies' messages are delivered to the public. Communications directors are also responsible for managing their companies' media and public relations. They are their companies' spokespeople and work to develop and implement plans for communicating their companies' main goals. They may hold press conferences, write up press releases, respond to journalists and reporters from TV and print media, and more.

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Communications Director Tasks

  • Act as primary spokesperson and liaison for the company with media in all markets.
  • Supervise news releases and the implementation of public relations programs.
  • Manage press conferences and press coverage at all company events.
  • Devise and implement the strategy, messaging and tools needed to build the image of the company.

Communications Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$90,989

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

Key Stats for Communications Director

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%

Skills That Affect Communications Director Salaries



National Average
C$91,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 8%