Average Experienced Director of Communications Salary in Austin, Texas

$102,439
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$10,174
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The average salary for an Experienced Director of Communications in Austin, Texas is $102,439.
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$102k
90%
$153k
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$40k - $158k

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Job Description for Director of Communications

Director of Communications Tasks
  • Act as primary spokesperson and liaison for the company with media in all markets.
  • Supervise news releases and the implementation of public relations programs.
  • Manage press conferences and press coverage at all company events.
  • Devise and implement the strategy, messaging and tools needed to build the image of the company.

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Pay by Experience Level for Director of Communications

An early career Director of Communications with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,000 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Director of Communications with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,500 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $127,171.
Employees with Director of Communications in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 36.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (18.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (8.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 19 survey responses.
Early Career
47.4%
Mid Career
26.3%
Late Career
26.3%