Average Corporate Communications Director Salary

$121,850
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$15,351
Bonus
$9,826
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Corporate Communications Director is $121,850.
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MEDIAN $121,850
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Salary
$70k - $170k
Bonus
$4k - $31k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $53k
Total Pay
$74k - $192k

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Job Description for Corporate Communications Director

Corporate Communications Director Tasks
  • Coordinate and oversee communications with the public and press for a company, organization, or institution.
  • Analyze communications strategies and policies to evaluate their effectiveness.
  • Establish and enforce communications policies and determine official formatting for documents.
  • Collaborate with different departments to determine communications needs and develop plans to address those needs.

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Popular Skills for Corporate Communications Director

Skills in Corporate Communications, Media / Public Relations, Strategic Marketing and Employee Relations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Marketing Communications.

Pay by Experience Level for Corporate Communications Director

An early career Corporate Communications Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $76,856 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Corporate Communications Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,034 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Corporate Communications Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $127,545 based on 220 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $136,375.
Employees with Corporate Communications Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 27.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (19.8% more) and New York, New York (14.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.3% less) and Dallas, Texas (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 466 survey responses.
Early Career
7.5%
Mid Career
19.1%
Experienced
47.2%
Late Career
26.2%