How much does a Top Communications Executive make in the United States? The average Top Communications Executive salary in the United States is $221,504 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $180,473 and $270,442. 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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Top Communications Executive plans and directs communications programs that effectively describe and promote the organization and its products. Oversees market or public opinion research to assess program outcomes. Being a Top Communications Executive approves promotional campaign ideas in various types of media, as well as counsels top management on effective communication strategies. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Top Communications Executive 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. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Top Communications Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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