Communications Director Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Communications Director make in District of Columbia? The average Communications Director salary in District of Columbia is $165,813 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $141,393 and $193,701. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $141,393 10% $119,160 90% $219,092 75% $193,701 $165,813 50%(Median)
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Communications Director manages organization's internal/external communications activities including advertising, marketing, media relations etc. Directs and oversees communications programs that effectively describe and promote the organization and its products. May conduct market or public opinion research to assess program outcomes. Being a Communications Director suggests promotional campaign ideas in various types of media, as well as counsels top management on effective communication strategies. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Communications Director typically reports to top management. The Communications Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Communications Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $164,978 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $164,978 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $164,978 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $164,978 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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