Average Public Relations (PR) Director Salary in San Francisco, California

$110,976
Avg. Salary
$11,000
Bonus
$5,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Public Relations (PR) Director in San Francisco, California is $110,976.
10%
$73k
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$111k
90%
$155k
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What Do Public Relations (PR) Directors Do?

Public Relations (PR) Director Tasks
  • 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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Public Relations (PR) Directors?

Skills in Media / Public Relations, Corporate Communications and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Public Relations (PR) Directors?

A mid-career Public Relations (PR) Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $108,551 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Public Relations (PR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,808 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,000.
Employees with Public Relations (PR) Director in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 10.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (49.1% less), Denver, Colorado (33.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (19.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Mid Career
50.0%
Experienced
27.3%
Late Career
22.7%