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The average director communication salary in District of Columbia, United States is $135,385 or an equivalent hourly rate of $65. This is 11% higher (+$13,565) than the average director communication salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $16,950. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level director communication (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $98,119. On the other end, a senior level director communication (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $200,135.

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Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate advertising policies and programs or produce collateral materials, such as posters, contests, coupons, or give-aways, to create extra interest in the purchase of a product or service for a department, an entire organization, or on an account basis.

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