C$86,667
Avg. Salary
C$26.93
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$8,267

Bonus

C$3,300

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Director Of Communications is C$26.93 per hour.

The average pay for a Director Of Communications is C$86,667 per year.

C$17.50
10%
C$26.93
50%
C$34.00
90%
MEDIAN C$26.93
C$54k
10%
C$87k
50%
C$124k
90%
MEDIAN C$86,667
C$54,291 - C$123,874
C$54K
C$87K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$86,667
10%
50%
90%
C$17.50 - C$34.00
C$27
MEDIAN: C$26.93
50%
C$0C$130K
Salary C$54,291 - C$123,874
Bonus C$0.00 - C$20,455
Profit Sharing C$3,300
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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C$54,392 - C$130,511
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 238
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$26.93
Overtime C$40.00
Annual Data C$0C$130K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$20,455
Profit Sharing C$3,300
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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C$54,392 - C$130,511
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Director of Communications

Communications directors are responsible for the communicating a positive image of a company to the public. They often advise executives on public relations and how to effectively communicate the company’s message. Communications directors can work in any field, including nonprofit organizations and government agencies.

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Director of Communications 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.

Director of Communications Job Listings

Popular Skills for Director of Communications

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Communications

Pay by Experience for a Director of Communications has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Communications with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$54,000 based on 22 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Communications with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$76,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$98,000 based on 62 salaries. A Director of Communications with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$102,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

35%

28%

5%

-2%

-20%

National Average: C$88,325

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

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Key Stats for Director of Communications

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Director of Communications Salaries

▲16%

▲11%

National Average
C$88,000

▼14%

▼39%

Skills That Affect Director of Communications Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 13%