Communications Officer with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

The average pay for a Communications Officer with Media / Public Relations skills is $58,071 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$36,143 - $85,971
$36K
$60K
$86K
MEDIAN: $59,687
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50%
90%

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$12.00 - $25.58
$12
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $19.15
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$0$85K
Salary $36,143 - $85,971
Bonus $2,250
Total Pay (?
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$34,734 - $82,092
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $12.00 - $25.58
Overtime $21.99
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $2,250
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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$34,734 - $82,092
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay by Experience Level for Communications Officer

Pay by Experience for a Communications Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Communications Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 40 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Communications Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Communications Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 18 salaries. A Communications Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $55,426

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Key Stats for Communications Officer

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Communications Officer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲15%

Experienced
▲12%

Late-Career
▲11%

National Average
$55,000

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 7%
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