$64,396
Avg. Salary
$22.40
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,500

Bonus

$1,900

Profit Sharing

$6,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Director Of Communications with Social Media Marketing skills is $22.40 per hour.

The average pay for a Director Of Communications with Social Media Marketing skills is $64,396 per year.

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MEDIAN $64,396
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$0$113K
Salary $39,833 - $111,877
Bonus $145 - $24,934
Profit Sharing $1,900
Commission $6,000
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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$39,411 - $113,295
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 586
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $14.65 - $34.95
Overtime $17.38
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $145 - $24,934
Commission $6,000
Profit Sharing $1,900
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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$39,411 - $113,295
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Director of Communications

Communications directors are responsible for the communicating a positive image of a company to the public. They often advise executives on public relations and how to effectively communicate the company’s message. Communications directors can work in any field, including nonprofit organizations and government agencies.

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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.

Director of Communications Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Communications

Pay by Experience for a Director of Communications has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Communications with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 110 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Communications with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 152 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 137 salaries. A Director of Communications with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 35 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

27%

National Average: $63,808

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

Key Stats for Director of Communications

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 135 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Director of Communications Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

▲13%

▲1%

National Average
$64,000

Entry-Level
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 135 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 15%