Average Mid-Career Director of Communications with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$137,834
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$87k
MEDIAN
$138k
90%
$184k

The average salary for a Director of Communications is $137,834

Base Salary
$87k - $184k
Bonus
$10k - $26k
Total Pay
$87k - $206k
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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
87.5%
Male
12.5%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

100%

Dental

92%

Vision

92%