Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Public Relations Director make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$83,177 / yrTotal Pay
$75,350 / yrBase Pay
$7,827 / yrAdditional Pay

$83,177

 / yr
$51K$136K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Public Relations Director is $83,177 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $75,350 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 $7,827 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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Some related job titles are Communications Director Salaries with median pay of $169,256, Director of Corporate Communications Salaries with median pay of $154,759, Director of Public Relations Salaries with median pay of $134,264, Director of Marketing and Communications Salaries with median pay of $130,956.

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Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows
3.8
Director of Public RelationsSee 5 salaries from all locations

$140,123

 / yr

$152,466

 / yr

$161,757

 / yr

$119,452

 / yr

$124,394

 / yr

$135,042

 / yr

$221,667

 / yr

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$127,241

 / yr

$139,961

 / yr

$135,615

 / yr

$210,935

 / yr

$196,582

 / yr

$67,810

 / yr

$134,047

 / yr
Voxus PR
4.1
Public Relations DirectorSee 2 salaries from all locations

$114,713

 / yr
LandrumHR
3.6
Public Relations DirectorSee 2 salaries from all locations

$146,141

 / yr

$107,669

 / yr

$153,351

 / yr

$102,209

 / yr

$140,712

 / yr
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Global PR Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$120,000

/yr

$110K | $10K

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Public Relations Director

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$95,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Director, Corporate Partnerships

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$110,000

/yr

$102K | $8K

Submitted3 days ago

1-3 years
3 days ago
Director, Corporate Marketing

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$142,000

/yr

$117K | $25K

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Director, Public Relations

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$116,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago

Public Relations Director pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Public Relations Director is $75,350 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Public Relations Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 196 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Public Relations Director employees.

The highest salary for a Public Relations Director in United States is $121,926 per year.

The lowest salary for a Public Relations Director in United States is $46,566 per year.

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