Experienced Public Relations (PR) Director Salary

Experienced Public Relations Directors can expect wages of $93K per year on average. Total cash compensation to Experienced Public Relations Directors bottoms out near $61K and approaches $156K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $30K from bonuses and almost $19K from profit sharing. Most Experienced Public Relations Directors report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Experienced Public Relations Directors make up most of the survey respondents at 74 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,750 - $145,767
$60K
$92K
$150K
MEDIAN: $92,491
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$18.42 - $30.84
$25
MEDIAN: $25.25
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$0$159K
Salary $59,750 - $145,767
Bonus $1,023 - $30,357
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,365
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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$59,537 - $159,716
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 235
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $25.25
Overtime $61.50
Annual Data $0$159K
Bonus $1,023 - $30,357
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,365
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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$59,537 - $159,716
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Public Relations (PR) Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $96,010

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

Surpassing the national average by 46 percent, Experienced Public Relations Directors in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Experienced Public Relations Directors will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+43 percent), Seattle (+38 percent), New York (+29 percent), and Chicago (+7 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 4 percent south of the national average, can be found in Dallas.

Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) Director

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%

Skills That Affect Public Relations (PR) Director Salaries


Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
$96,000

Marketing Communications
▼1%


Social Media Marketing
▼2%

Marketing Management
▼14%

Advertising
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 8%