Average Late-Career Corporate Communications Director Salary

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The average salary for a Late-Career Corporate Communications Director is $136,375.
MEDIAN $136,375
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$72k - $182k
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$5k - $17k
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$80k - $200k

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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.

Career Paths

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Corporate Communications Director
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Popular Skills for Corporate Communications Director

Skills that pay less than market rate include Employee Relations, Marketing Communications, Strategic Marketing, Media / Public Relations and Corporate 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 21 salaries. A mid-career Corporate Communications Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,143 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Corporate Communications Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $128,395 based on 188 salaries.
Employees with Corporate Communications Director in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 32.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (16.8% more) and New York, New York (7.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (48.7% less), Dallas, Texas (16.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (10.5% less).

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