Marketing Director with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills take home an average $69K per year. Cash earnings of Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills — including $20K in bonuses, $10K in profit sharing proceeds, and $16K in commissions near the top of the pay scale — stretch from approximately $36K to approximately $128K depending on individual performance. Location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. While nearly one-fifth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and the larger part have dental, as well. Most Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills survey respondents are women (77 percent). The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,467 - $121,564
$39K
$68K
$120K
MEDIAN: $68,452
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$11.29 - $29.55
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MEDIAN: $18.12
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$0$126K
Salary $39,467 - $121,564
Bonus $251.11 - $19,602
Profit Sharing $1,019 - $10,119
Commission $1,957 - $35,508
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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$35,755 - $126,662
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 969
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $11.29 - $29.55
Overtime $16.17 - $36.12
Annual Data $0$126K
Bonus $251.11 - $19,602
Commission $1,957 - $35,508
Profit Sharing $1,019 - $10,119
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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$35,755 - $126,662
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 120

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Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Director

Pay by Experience for a Marketing Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Marketing Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 377 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Marketing Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 382 salaries. An experienced Marketing Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 377 salaries. A Marketing Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 194 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $65,921

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 71 percent above the national average. Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+39 percent), Los Angeles (+35 percent), Portland (+28 percent), and Boston (+28 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with San Diego Marketing Directors with Media / Public Relations skills earning much less — 28 percent less — than the national average. Employers pay around 12 percent less in Atlanta and 10 percent less in Las Vegas, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Marketing Director

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 247 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Marketing Director Salaries

▲32%

▲25%

National Average
$66,000

▼8%

▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 247 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 20%
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