Average Mid-Career Director of Communications with Corporate Communications Skills Salary in New York, New York

$98,760
Avg. Salary
$13,500
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Mid-Career Director of Communications with Corporate Communications skills in New York, New York is $98,760.
10%
$73k
MEDIAN
$99k
90%
$159k
Is Director of Communications your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$73k - $159k
Bonus
$4k - $30k
Total Pay
$74k - $180k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.

Director of Communications Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Director of Communications

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

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. An experienced Director of Communications with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,592 based on 57 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 Los Angeles, California earn an average of 21.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (18.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (6.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (32.7% less), Baltimore, Maryland (32.2% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (21.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Early Career
6.4%
Experienced
73.1%
Late Career
20.5%