Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Director of Public Relations (PR) is $88,820
What Do Director of Public Relations (PR)s Do?
Directors of public relations (PR) are generally responsible for overseeing their organization's external - and, often, internal - communications. They create marketing strategies, help build relationships with external partners, and develop ways to promote a positive public image of their organization. Directors of public relations often manage a team that includes other PR professionals. They develop an overall departmental strategy and oversee its implementation, developing changes and …Read more
- If engaged in fundraising, plan and direct activities to solicit and maintain funds for special projects and nonprofit organizations.
- Plan and direct PR programs designed to create and maintain a favorable public image for employers or clients.