The average salary for a Marketing Communications Associate is $44,459 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and Copywriting.

$32,775 - $60,803
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$44K
$61K
MEDIAN: $44,458
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$11.13 - $22.53
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$32,775 - $60,803  
   
Bonus
$103.04 - $4,955  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
Commission
$2,100  
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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$30,530 - $59,502  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 241
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.13 - $22.53  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.57  
Overtime
$15.10 - $35.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$103.04 - $4,955  
   
Commission
$2,100  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$30,530 - $59,502  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Job Description for Marketing Communications Associate

Marketing communications associates are responsible for performing marketing activities and completing relevant administrative tasks for their company. They are in charge of coordinating day-to-day organizational activities that deal with publishing and communication to and from the company. They research industry trends and prepare reports for their supervisor. Additionally, marketing communications associates create tailored content for their website, e-newsletters, and print products to increase company, product, and service recognition. They facilitate media placement in a variety of outlets for greater exposure, process departmental documentation as needed, and write creative briefs. Marketing communications associates manage content in social media websites and sort through physical and digital responses to their organization. They manage schedules for upcoming events, create and submit company statements for upper management approval, and follow strict company rules regarding confidentiality to prevent marketing failures. Marketing communications associates report their progress to the marketing supervisor in their department.

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Marketing Communications Associate Tasks

  • Coordinate with design resources, copywriters, legal agencies, and other partners.
  • Monitor creative development for consistency with brand strategy and standards.
  • Provide support for the public relations and communications departments.
  • Support marketing and business initiatives by proving counsel and interpretation on brand management.
  • Report on budgeting, campaign analytics, competition, and other metrics.

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Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Communications Associate

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $42,699

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What is it like working as a Marketing Communications Associate?

Marketing Communications Associate in Alexandria:
"Should I Stay Or Go."
Pros: Work we do, work environment, small company, week vacation at Christmas.
Cons: Pay is low, don't appreciate education, not getting paid for value of employee, work hard for low pay.

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Experience Affects Marketing Communications Associate Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$43,000


Skills That Affect Marketing Communications Associate Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 19%

Copywriting
up arrow 13%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 4%

National Average
$43,000

Web Content Management
up arrow 1%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 2%


Graphic Design
up arrow 7%

Email Marketing
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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