Corporate Relations Manager Salary

Corporate Relations Managers in the United States can expect to earn an average of $55K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most Corporate Relations Managers survey respondents are women (77 percent). Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
Read More
$43,040 - $78,186
MEDIAN: $54,789

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
$43,040 - $78,186  
$0.00 - $10,213  
Profit Sharing
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).
$41,809 - $81,884  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 151
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Corporate Relations Manager

  • Create plans for expansion; track and analyze contributions.
  • Prepare, edit, present and execute funding and partnership proposals,campaigns and meetings.
  • Develop and maintain existing and new corporate partners and funding.
  • Write and provide reports for corporate partners and organization director.

Corporate Relations Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Survey takers who work as Corporate Relations Managers usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Business Development, Customer Relationship Management, Fundraising, and Event Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Event Management, Fundraising, and Customer Relationship Management. Event Management and Fundraising are correlating skills — those who know the former usually know the latter.

Pay by Experience Level for Corporate Relations Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Corporate Relations Managers do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $57K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $51K. Corporate Relations Managers claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $66K. Corporate Relations Managers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $69K on average.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Corporate Relations Manager Salaries

up arrow 25%

up arrow 19%

up arrow 2%

National Average

up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Corporate Relations Manager Salaries

National Average

Business Development
up arrow 4%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 5%

Event Management
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.


77 %
23 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 3%