TEGNA INC Public Relations Director Salary in the United States

How much does a Public Relations Director make at companies like TEGNA INC in the United States? The average salary for Public Relations Director at companies like TEGNA INC in the United States is $189,746 as of January 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $166,872 and $215,759. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities


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What does a Public Relations Director do at companies like TEGNA INC?

Public Relations Director directs and implements a company's public relations strategies. Manages media relations, announcements, editorial placement, and speaking opportunities. Being a Public Relations Director evaluates and authorizes all forms of communication regarding the organization for release to the public. Develops press releases, white papers and supporting materials. Additionally, Public Relations Director requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Public Relations 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 Public Relations Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for Public Relations Director in companies like TEGNA INC in the United States. The base salary for Public Relations Director in companies like TEGNA INC range from $166,872 to $215,759 with the average base salary of $189,746. The total cash compensation, which includes bonus, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $182,250 to $250,801 with the average total cash compensation of $212,881.
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