$64,247
Avg. Salary
$22.25
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Director Of Communications with Technical Writing skills is $22.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Director Of Communications with Technical Writing skills is $64,247 per year.

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Salary $35,757 - $119,997
Bonus $0.00 - $20,000
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$35,491 - $123,322
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

Job Description for Director of Communications

Communications directors are responsible for the communicating a positive image of a company to the public. They often advise executives on public relations and how to effectively communicate the company’s message. Communications directors can work in any field, including nonprofit organizations and government agencies.

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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

Pay by Experience for a Director of Communications has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Communications with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 26 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Communications with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Director of Communications which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 17 salaries. A Director of Communications with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 18 salaries.

Key Stats for Director of Communications

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Director of Communications Salaries

Late-Career
▲56%

Experienced
▲40%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$64,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 11%