Communications Director with Social Media Marketing Skills Salary

The average Communications Director with Social Media Marketing skills can expect to rake in roughly $54K per year. Residence and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Communications Directors with Social Media Marketing skills. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and somewhere between a fifth and a fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by the greater part. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Communications Directors with Social Media Marketing skills making up 75 percent. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,861 - $97,705
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$56K
$98K
MEDIAN: $56,043
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$10.04 - $26.71
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$0$98K
Salary $35,861 - $97,705
Bonus $0.00 - $13,313
Profit Sharing $406.95
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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$32,320 - $98,191
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 249
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $10.04 - $26.71
Overtime $24.75
Annual Data $0$98K
Bonus $0.00 - $13,313
Profit Sharing $406.95
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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$32,320 - $98,191
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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Pay by Experience Level for Communications Director

Pay by Experience for a Communications Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Communications Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 106 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Communications Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Communications Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 84 salaries. A Communications Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 30 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,275

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

Communications Directors with Social Media Marketing skills will find that Minneapolis offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 89 percent. Communications Directors with Social Media Marketing skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+70 percent), San Francisco (+61 percent), Boston (+32 percent), and Washington (+29 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Dallas Communications Directors with Social Media Marketing skills earning much less — 22 percent less — than the national average.

Key Stats for Communications Director

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Communications Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲44%

▲13%

National Average
$54,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 21%
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