Average Late-Career Director of Communications Salary in Seattle, Washington

$116,859
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The average salary for a Late-Career Director of Communications in Seattle, Washington is $116,859.
25%
$87k
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$117k
75%
$137k
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$87k - $137k
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$87k - $150k

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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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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 $80,076 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,306 based on 29 salaries.
Employees with Director of Communications in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 14.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (13.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (10.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (23.0% less), Atlanta, Georgia (21.0% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Mid Career
23.7%
Experienced
76.3%