Average Corporate Communications Director with Corporate Communications Skills Salary

$123,543
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$16,000
Bonus
$14,639
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The average salary for a Corporate Communications Director with Corporate Communications skills is $123,543.
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$74k
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$124k
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$172k
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MEDIAN $123,543
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Salary
$74k - $172k
Bonus
$5k - $31k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $53k
Total Pay
$78k - $197k

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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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Career Paths

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Corporate Communications Director
Vice President (VP), Marketing & Communi...
Director of Communications
Director, Marketing and Communications
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Popular Skills for Corporate Communications Director

Skills in Media / Public Relations and Employee Relations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Strategic Planning, Strategic Marketing and 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 $81,951 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Corporate Communications Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $107,442 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Corporate Communications Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $128,843 based on 142 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $135,481.
Employees with Corporate Communications Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (21.0% more) and New York, New York (14.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (2.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 297 survey responses.
Early Career
3.4%
Mid Career
8.8%
Experienced
47.8%
Late Career
40.1%