Average Experienced Director of Communications with Corporate Communications Skills Salary in New York, New York

$132,592
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$19,866
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The average salary for an Experienced Director of Communications with Corporate Communications skills in New York, New York is $132,592.
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$85k
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$133k
90%
$187k
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$85k - $187k
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$86k - $223k

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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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Popular Skills for Director of Communications

Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Editing, Strategic Planning, Marketing Communications and Media / Public Relations.

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 $85,200 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Director of Communications with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,760 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $150,000.
Employees with Director of Communications in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (31.6% less), Chicago, Illinois (23.8% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (17.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Early Career
10.4%
Mid Career
56.3%
Late Career
33.3%