Average Director of Communications with People Management Skills Salary in New York, New York

$133,323
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The average salary for a Director of Communications with People Management skills in New York, New York is $133,323.
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$81k
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$133k
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$183k
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MEDIAN $133,323
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Salary
$81k - $183k
Total Pay
$81k - $222k

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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.

Career Paths

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Director of Communications
Communications Director
Vice President (VP), Communications
Director, Marketing and Communications
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Director of Communications Job Listings

Popular Skills for Director of Communications

Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Strategic Planning, Marketing Communications, Media / Public Relations and Corporate Communications.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Wheaton, Illinois (58.8% less), Chicago, Illinois (53.1% less) and Houston, Texas (40.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Experienced
100.0%