Average Experienced Director of Communications with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

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The average salary for an Experienced Director of Communications with Media / Public Relations skills in Seattle, Washington is $107,333.
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$69k - $167k

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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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Popular Skills for Director of Communications

Skills in Corporate Communications, Strategic Planning and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Editing and Social Media Marketing.
Employees with Director of Communications in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 32.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (6.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (12.9% less), Dallas, Texas (11.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (10.0% less).

Years of Experience

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Mid Career