Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Communications Manager make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$97,278 / yrTotal Pay
$69,182 / yrBase Pay
$28,097 / yrAdditional Pay

$97,278

 / yr
$47K$320K
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The estimated total pay for a Communications Manager is $97,278 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $69,182 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 $28,097 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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$97,278 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Communications Manager?

Some related job titles are Communications Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $87,780, Communications Director Salaries with median pay of $96,284, Corporate Communications Manager Salaries with median pay of $102,099, Internal Communications Salaries with median pay of $102,320.

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PwC
3.9

PwC

Communications Manager

$181,582

 /yr
Range: $109K - $239K

$109K

$239K

$109,065 - $238,777 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Communications Manager

$127,907

 /yr
Range: $107K - $190K

$107K

$190K

$106,853 - $190,020 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Communications Manager

$160,809

 /yr
Range: $97K - $250K

$97K

$250K

$96,694 - $249,913 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Communications Manager

$132,383

 /yr
Range: $68K - $175K

$68K

$175K

$67,930 - $175,275 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Communications Manager

$139,697

 /yr
Range: $95K - $184K

$95K

$184K

$95,000 - $184,401 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Communications Manager

$82,277

 /yr
Range: $56K - $131K

$56K

$131K

$55,715 - $131,026 Range

Kaiser Permanente
3.9

Kaiser Permanente

Communications Manager

$146,466

 /yr
Range: $123K - $163K

$123K

$163K

$122,614 - $162,512 Range

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Comcast
3.9

Comcast

Communications Manager

$99,122

 /yr
Range: $80K - $117K

$80K

$117K

$79,963 - $116,694 Range

AT&T
3.7

AT&T

Communications Manager

$97,459

 /yr
Range: $73K - $139K

$73K

$139K

$72,754 - $139,089 Range

US Marine Corps
3.8

US Marine Corps

Communications Manager

$83,600

 /yr
Range: $58K - $111K

$58K

$111K

$58,307 - $110,525 Range

GE
4.0

GE

Communications Manager

$108,560

 /yr
Range: $88K - $184K

$88K

$184K

$87,661 - $183,920 Range

Capital One
4.2

Capital One

Communications Manager

$104,717

 /yr
Range: $96K - $128K

$96K

$128K

$95,721 - $127,628 Range

Columbia University
4.1

Columbia University

Communications Manager

$75,973

 /yr
Range: $65K - $99K

$65K

$99K

$64,854 - $99,373 Range

General Motors (GM)
4.0

General Motors (GM)

Communications Manager

$128,776

 /yr
Range: $103K - $166K

$103K

$166K

$103,027 - $166,460 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Communications Manager

$163,880

 /yr
Range: $126K - $202K

$126K

$202K

$125,589 - $201,666 Range

Executive Director
4.2

Executive Director

Communications Manager

$48,142

 /yr
Range: $43K - $61K

$43K

$61K

$43,131 - $60,565 Range

NIKE
4.1

NIKE

Communications Manager

$103,450

 /yr
Range: $71K - $125K

$71K

$125K

$71,357 - $124,730 Range

Michigan State University
4.3

Michigan State University

Communications Manager

$61,477

 /yr
Range: $33K - $100K

$33K

$100K

$33,000 - $99,613 Range

Deloitte
4.0

Deloitte

Communications Manager

$114,813

 /yr
Range: $97K - $169K

$97K

$169K

$97,000 - $168,525 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Communications Manager

$127,589

 /yr
Range: $93K - $288K

$93K

$288K

$93,034 - $288,469 Range

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$68,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/yr

8 days ago by a Communications Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Field Communications Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

$45,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Communications Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$61,491

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Communications Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

$85,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Web Communications Manager with more than 15 years of experience

$56,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Communications Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

$82,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Communications Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Communications Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Communications Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Communications Manager is $83,159 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Communications Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3109 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Communications Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Communications Manager in United States is $134,773 per year.

The lowest salary for a Communications Manager in United States is $51,311 per year.

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