Entry-Level Communications Manager Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Communications Manager earns an average salary of $47,680 per year. A skill in Corporate Communications is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Communications Manager Total Pay (?
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$33,726 - $70,174
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MEDIAN: $47,680
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Entry-Level Communications Manager Total Pay (?
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$11.28 - $24.71
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$33,726 - $70,174  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,226  
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $5,106  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$33,385 - $71,442  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 971
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.28 - $24.71  
   
Overtime
$8.50 - $34.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,226  
   
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $5,106  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$33,385 - $71,442  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 971
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Pay Difference By Location
Charlotte
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Dallas
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Chicago
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Los Angeles
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Houston
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Denver
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$48,000
Seattle
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Boston
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Phoenix
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Atlanta
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Louisville
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Communications Manager Salaries

Marketing Management
up arrow 7%
Web Content Management
up arrow 2%
Editing
up arrow 2%
Media / Public Relations
0%
National Average
$48,000
Project Management
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 3%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 4%
Copywriting
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%
Graphic Design
up arrow 9%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 278 votes.
Gender
Female
79%
female alumni
 
Male
21%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 10%
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