Average Director of Communications Salary in Indianapolis, Indiana

$61,329
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Director of Communications in Indianapolis, Indiana is $61,329.
10%
$45k
10%
$61k
50%
$108k
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MEDIAN $61,329
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Salary
$45k - $108k
Bonus
$983 - $15k
Total Pay
$45k - $109k

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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 in Marketing Communications, Strategic Planning, Media / Public Relations and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Communications

A mid-career Director of Communications with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,496 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,195 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,000.
Employees with Director of Communications in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 96.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (67.0% more) and New York, New York (64.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 33 survey responses.
Mid Career
33.3%
Experienced
51.5%
Late Career
15.2%