Communications Specialist in Minneapolis, Minnesota Salary

Communications Specialists in Minneapolis take home an average $48K annually. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Minneapolis Communications Specialists making up 73 percent. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,350 - $69,829
$36K
$48K
$70K
MEDIAN: $47,669
10%
50%
90%

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$18.90 - $20.96
$20
MEDIAN: $19.53
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$0$69K
Salary $36,350 - $69,829
Bonus $1,750
Profit Sharing $1,200
Total Pay (?
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$37,287 - $68,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $19.53
Overtime $29.56
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $1,750
Profit Sharing $1,200
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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$37,287 - $68,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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About Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hennepin County, Minnesota
410,935
Male:
206,547 (50.3%)
Female:
204,388 (49.7%)
Minneapolis (/ˌmɪniˈæpəlɪs/) is the county seat of Hennepin County, and larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States, containing about 3.5 million residents. As of 2015, Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States with a population of 410,939. Minneapolis and Saint Paul anchor the second-largest economic center in the Midwest, after Chicago. Minneapolis lies on both banks of the Mississippi River, just north of the river's confluence with the Minnesota River, and adjoins Saint Paul, the state's capital. The city is abundantly rich in water, with thirteen lakes, wetlands, the Mississippi River, creeks and waterfalls, many connected by parkways in the Chain of Lakes and the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway. It was once the world's flour milling capital and a hub for timber. The city and surrounding region is the primary business center between Chicago and...
Minneapolis:
$54,571
Minnesota:
$63,488
$912
Minneapolis:
$227,500
Minnesota:
$200,000
4.3%

Communications Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Communications Specialist

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Communications Specialist Salaries

▲4%

▼0%

National Average
$44,000

Experienced
▼3%

Skills That Affect Communications Specialist Salaries


Web Content Management
▲16%

Editing
▲8%

Project Management
▲2%


Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$44,000

Media / Public Relations
▼1%

Adobe Photoshop
▼1%

Copywriting
▼2%

Adobe InDesign
▼4%

Social Media Marketing
▼4%

Graphic Design
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 11%
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