Average Mid-Career Director of Communications Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$78,350
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$19,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Director of Communications in Atlanta, Georgia is $78,350.
10%
$41k
MEDIAN
$78k
90%
$118k
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$41k - $118k
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$0 - $19k
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$41k - $120k

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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 $68,986 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,910 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,624.
Employees with Director of Communications in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 46.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (19.5% more) and New York, New York (15.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (23.4% less), Denver, Colorado (7.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Early Career
12.5%
Experienced
58.9%
Late Career
28.6%