Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Communications Manager make in Atlanta, GA?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$91,698 / yrTotal Pay
$84,745 / yrBase Pay
$6,954 / yrAdditional Pay

$91,698

 / yr
$58K$145K
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The estimated total pay for a Communications Manager is $91,698 per year in the Atlanta, GA area, with an average salary of $84,745 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $6,954 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Communications Coordinator Manager in Atlanta, GA

$61,270 /yr
Communications Coordinator Manager
$59,114 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Communications Manager in Atlanta, GA

Some related job titles are Communications Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $56,603, Communications Director Salaries with median pay of $117,232, Corporate Communications Manager Salaries with median pay of $108,487, Internal Communications Salaries with median pay of $94,288.

Top Paying Companies

For a Communications Manager in Atlanta, GA

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Communications Manager in Atlanta, GA. Employers include The Coca-Cola Company, IHG Hotels and Resorts and Georgia Tech.

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The Coca-Cola Company
$151,299/yr

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Communications ManagerSee 11 salaries from this location

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$106,435

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$151,299

 / yr

$121,871

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$152,346

 / yr

$155,358

 / yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Communications Manager in Atlanta, GA

The top 3 paying industries for a Communications Manager in Atlanta, GA are Manufacturing with a median total pay of $151,299, Hotels & Travel Accommodation with a median total pay of $121,871 and Education with a median total pay of $95,058.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • ManufacturingManufacturing$151,299

    24% Higher than other industries

  • Hotels & Travel AccommodationHotels & Travel Accommodation$121,871

    6% Higher than other industries

  • EducationEducation$95,058

    21% Lower than other industries

Manufacturing

The top paying company in Manufacturing for Communications Manager is The Coca-Cola Company.

The Coca-Cola CompanyThe Coca-Cola Company$151,299/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Media & Communications?

Media and communications jobs are expected to see increased demand due to growth in different communications platforms. Digital expertise will become increasingly important as consumers continue to shift away from print, radio and television and towards electronic media. Most media & communications careers require higher education, although this varies greatly depending on the field, and usually offer above-average pay.

Recent Salaries Shared

For communications manager in Atlanta, GA

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

Submitted5 days ago

1-3 years
5 days ago
Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 10-14 years

$65,000

/yr

Submitted5 days ago

10-14 years
5 days ago
Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 4-6 years

$70,000

/yr

Submitted6 days ago

4-6 years
6 days ago
Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 1-3 years

$47,000

/yr

$45K | $2K

Submitted7 days ago

1-3 years
7 days ago
Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 15+ years

$120,000

/yr

Submitted7 days ago

15+ years
7 days ago
Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 10-14 years

$235,000

/yr

$135K | $100K

Submitted9 days ago

10-14 years
9 days ago
Corporate Responsibility & Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 1-3 years

$104,000

/yr

Submitted10 days ago

1-3 years
10 days ago
Communications Manager

Atlanta, GA

 | 15+ years

$92,000

/yr

Submitted10 days ago

15+ years
10 days ago

Communications Manager pay FAQ in Atlanta, GA

The average salary for a Communications Manager is $84,745 per year in Atlanta, GA. Salaries estimates are based on 5160 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Communications Manager employees in Atlanta, GA.

The highest salary for a Communications Manager in Atlanta, GA is $132,659 per year.

The lowest salary for a Communications Manager in Atlanta, GA is $54,136 per year.

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