Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Chief Communications Officer is $125,147
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chief Communications Officers?
An early career Chief Communications Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,108 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Chief Communications Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,990 based on 14 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Chief Communications Officers Do?
The chief communications officer would typically report to a senior vice president, a chief retail officer, a president, a cabinet, a board of trustees, and/or a chief information officer within a university, bank, or credit union. They would typically provide strategic leadership for institutional marketing and messaging. Through collaboration, they contribute to build marketing and communications programs to reach organizational objectives.
They are also involved with the community in which …Read more
- Write and edit communications and external-facing communications.
- Handle negative publicity, information about legislation, and research ongoing trends.
- Manage and oversee budgets and key metrics.
- Direct information between units, departments, and management.