Average Director of Communications with Marketing Communications Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$97,692
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$69k
MEDIAN
$98k
90%
$149k

The average salary for a Director of Communications is $97,692

Base Salary
$69k - $149k
Bonus
$509 - $30k
Total Pay
$70k - $150k
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What Do Director of Communications Do?

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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Gender Breakdown

Female
80.6%
Male
19.4%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

86%

Vision

73%

None

12%