How much does a Top Communications Executive make in the United States? The average Top Communications Executive salary in the United States is $232,489 as of November 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $204,882 and $268,595. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including
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Top Communications Executive oversees an organization's internal and external communications strategies and programs. Plans and directs communications programs that effectively describe and promote the organization and its products. Being a Top Communications Executive oversees market or public opinion research to assess program outcomes. Approves promotional campaign ideas in various types of media. Additionally, Top Communications Executive requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Top Communications Executive manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. To be a Top Communications Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description
A successful corporate communications executive has a nuanced understanding of how the media works and a strong, friendly relationship with members of the media.
December 15, 2019
Top Communications Executive in Stamford, CT
We are pioneers in integrated communications campaigns help clients manage their reputation, improve their visibility and media coverage – and deliver global communications campaigns across multiple platforms.
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