$54,176
Avg. Salary
$20.29
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,993

Bonus

$4,894

Profit Sharing

$16,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Director Of Communications is $20.29 per hour.

The average pay for a Director Of Communications is $54,176 per year.

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$12.62
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MEDIAN $54,176
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$0$84K
Salary $35,393 - $82,723
Bonus $96.96 - $10,438
Profit Sharing $0.07 - $8,940
Commission $16,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,840 - $84,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 591
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $12.62 - $35.23
Overtime $27.00
Annual Data $0$84K
Bonus $96.96 - $10,438
Commission $16,500
Profit Sharing $0.07 - $8,940
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,840 - $84,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

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.

Director of Communications Job Listings

Key Stats for Director of Communications

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
35%

Skills That Affect Director of Communications Salaries

Strategic Planning
▲10%

Corporate Communications
▲7%

Project Management
▲6%

People Management
▲3%

Media / Public Relations
▼0%

National Average
$54,000

Marketing Management
▼5%


Strategic Marketing
▼7%

Technical Writing
▼7%

Web Content Management
▼9%

Social Media Marketing
▼10%

Editing
▼11%

Web Marketing
▼14%

Web Development
▼16%

Graphic Design
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 23%