Entry-Level Communications Manager Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Communications Manager earns an average salary of $47,938 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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$34,166 - $70,682
(Median)
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71K
MEDIAN: $47,938
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Entry-Level Communications Manager Total Pay (?
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$10.66 - $24.96
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,166 - $70,682  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,500  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $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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$33,666 - $71,878  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 988
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.66 - $24.96  
   
Overtime
$16.48 - $37.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $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).
)
$33,666 - $71,878  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 988
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Pay Difference By Location

Dallas
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Charlotte
up arrow 25%
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Chicago
up arrow 4%
Los Angeles
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Houston
up arrow 1%
Seattle
0%
National Average
$48,000
Denver
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Phoenix
up arrow 6%
Boston
up arrow 7%
Louisville
up arrow 19%
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Communications Manager Salaries

Marketing Management
up arrow 6%
Editing
up arrow 2%
Media / Public Relations
0%
Web Content Management
0%
National Average
$48,000
Project Management
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 3%
Copywriting
up arrow 5%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 9%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 9%
Graphic Design
up arrow 9%

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Gender

Female
79%
female alumni
 
Male
21%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 11%
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