How much does a Communications Manager make in Berkeley, CA? The average Communications Manager salary in Berkeley, CA is $127,526 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $111,092 and $144,655. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Communications Manager manages organization's internal/external communications activities including advertising, marketing, media relations etc. Creates, implements and oversees communications programs that effectively describe and promote the organization and its products. May aid in the preparation of presentations and/or speeches geared toward employees and consumers. Being a Communications Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a director. The Communications Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Communications Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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