Community Relations Coordinator Salary
Pay for Community Relations Coordinators in the United States sits in the ballpark of $42K annually. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. The vast majority of Community Relations Coordinators (83 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Most Community Relations Coordinators like their work and job satisfaction is high. Most enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
Job Description for Community Relations Coordinator
- Develop community outreach activities and programs.
- Represent organization in a variety of public settings to increase awareness.
- Evaluate needs of general public and community groups.
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Popular Skills for Community Relations Coordinator
Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Marketing Communications, Media / Public Relations, and Event Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Fundraising and Community Outreach / Activism. Most people experienced in Event Planning also know Media / Public Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for Community Relations Coordinator
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $40K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $46K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Community Relations Coordinators with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $45K. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $44K.
Pay Difference by Location
Community Relations Coordinators will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 43 percent. Community Relations Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+17 percent), Cincinnati (+10 percent), San Diego (+6 percent), and Philadelphia (+2 percent). Community Relations Coordinators in Los Angeles make 26 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Chicago (8 percent lower) and Baltimore (5 percent lower).