How much does a Director of Public Affairs make in the United States? The average Director of Public Affairs salary in the United States is $86,613 as of January 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $76,625 and $97,361. 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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Virginia Commonwealth University L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs - Richmond , VA
Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, Center for Public Policy (CPP), invites applications for the Director of the Research Institute for Social Equity, a non-tenure eligible ...
Black Jobs - 4 days ago
PLUS Communications - Arlington , VA
PLUS Communications is looking for a Senior Associate / Director (level based on experience) to ... The role functions across a variety of public affairs accounts and policy areas to develop written ...
LinkedIn - 37 days ago
HQ USAF and Support Elements - Arlington , VA
The primary purpose of this position is to serve in an Air Staff, Field Operating Agency (FOA), Major Command (MAJCOM), or Direct Reporting Unit (DRU)-level position providing public affairs advice ... - Today
... of government affairs, including legislative affairs, public policy analysis and development, lobbying and political ethics compliance. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Coordinate with VP, Local ...
Spectrum - 2 days ago
NRECA - Arlington , VA
... leader to direct COMPANY's Regulatory Affairs programs. This will include leading a team of ... the public. * Ability to organize and manage time, multi-task, operate under pressure and ...
ExecuNet - 5 days ago
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children - Alexandria , VA
Liaise with the Public Policy Committee of the Board of Directors on discussion and action items ... legislative affairs, public policy matters, or state legislative process and issues required
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago

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