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 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Top Communications Executive Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Top Communications Executive Salary $179,746 US November 27, 2023
25th Percentile Top Communications Executive Salary $204,882 US November 27, 2023
50th Percentile Top Communications Executive Salary $232,489 US November 27, 2023
75th Percentile Top Communications Executive Salary $268,595 US November 27, 2023
90th Percentile Top Communications Executive Salary $301,467 US November 27, 2023
25% $204,882 10% $179,746 90% $301,467 75% $268,595 $232,489 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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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 View full job description

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