Experienced Communications Specialist Salary

Average Experienced Communications Specialists make around $59K per year. For the most part, Experienced Communications Specialists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Most Experienced Communications Specialists survey respondents are women (74 percent). The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$40,524 - $83,875
$41K
$59K
$84K
MEDIAN: $59,303
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$14.50 - $36.59
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$21
$37
MEDIAN: $20.84
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$40,524 - $83,875  
   
Bonus
$1,186 - $9,000  
Profit Sharing
$7,807  
Commission
$6,500  
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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$37,017 - $83,861  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 309
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.50 - $36.59  
   
Overtime
$2.21 - $48.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,186 - $9,000  
   
Commission
$6,500  
Profit Sharing
$7,807  
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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$37,017 - $83,861  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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Key Stats for Communications Specialist

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Communications Specialist Salaries

Corporate Communications
▲4%

Marketing Communications
▲4%

Project Management
▲1%

National Average
$56,000

Copywriting
▼2%

Editing
▼3%

Media / Public Relations
▼6%

Adobe Photoshop
▼6%

Social Media Marketing
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

Web Content Management
▼8%

Graphic Design
▼8%

Adobe InDesign
▼9%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▼10%

Microsoft Excel
▼12%

Microsoft Word
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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