$75,000
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The average pay for a Public Relations (PR) Director with Strategic Marketing skills is $75,000 per year.

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Job Description for Public Relations (PR) Director

The public relations (PR) director is responsible for maintaining the public image of their organization, which includes protecting their organization's reputation. This director works with the media on a variety of news items, attempting to present a positive image of their organization at all times.They are responsible for writing and/or editing news releases, creating and distributing media kits, organizing public events, developing branding initiatives, and planning company fundraisers. Public relations directors work in many different industries and institutions, including hospitals, universities, corporations, construction firms, and law firms.

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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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Public Relations (PR) Director Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Public Relations (PR) Director in Houston:
"PR Directors are not their titles."
Don’t look at your team as a group of people who Work for you. Remember - you work for them. Teach them everything you know how to do, and you will have a stellar team.

Public Relations (PR) Director in Los Angeles:
"Cross-culture: the pain and beauty of PR in int'l business."
In PR for international business, in addition to language proficiency, cultural sensitivity and and adaptability is a crucial factor to success.

Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) Director

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
29%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
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None: