The average salary for a Marketing Communications Director in Canada is C$81,790.
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Job Description for Marketing Communications Director
Marketing communications directors are responsible for directing marketing and communication activities for their organizations, as well as leading a department to reach all goals in a timely manner. These directors work in an office environment and use a personal computer to review marketing reports and communication materials and create strategies to compete at a high level with other organizations. They are typically responsible for approving marketing programs and modifying requirements for…Read more
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Popular Skills for Marketing Communications Director
Media / Public Relations
Skills in Media / Public Relations, Marketing Management and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Advertising and Marketing Communications.
Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Communications Director
An early career Marketing Communications Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$62,157 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Marketing Communications Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$71,876 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Marketing Communications Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$91,524 based on 47 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$90,250.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Marketing Communications Director in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (11.8% more) and Montréal, Québec (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (20.8% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (7.7% less).
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