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Director of Public Affairs Salary

How much does a Director of Public Affairs make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Director of Public Affairs

$139,262 (USD)/yr

$67 (USD)/hr

$19,135 (USD)/yr

$137,356 (USD)/yr

$66 (USD)/hr

$19,135 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate activities designed to create or maintain a favorable public image or raise issue awareness for their organization or client; or if engaged in fundraising, plan, direct, or coordinate activities to solicit and maintain funds for special projects or nonprofit organizations.
The average director of public affairs salary in United States is $139,262 or an equivalent hourly rate of $67. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $19,135. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$96,197 (USD)

$173,551 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$161,443 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Director of Public Affairs will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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