Average Late-Career Director of Communications Salary in San Francisco, California

$169,500
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$15,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Director of Communications in San Francisco, California is $169,500.
25%
$122k
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$170k
75%
$197k
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$122k - $197k
Bonus
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$122k - $211k

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

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 $113,943 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $140,081 based on 42 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (46.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (45.6% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (38.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 66 survey responses.
Mid Career
36.4%
Experienced
63.6%