A Marketing Communications Specialist earns an average salary of $47,181 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Marketing Communications Specialist Total Pay (?
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$34,238 - $66,393
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MEDIAN: $47,180
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Marketing Communications Specialist Total Pay (?
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$12.73 - $27.25
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,238 - $66,393  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,049  
Profit Sharing
$85.50 - $7,971  
Commission
$0.00 - $4,966  
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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$32,711 - $67,206  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,722
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.73 - $27.25  
   
Overtime
$17.93 - $43.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,049  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $4,966  
Profit Sharing
$85.50 - $7,971  
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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$32,711 - $67,206  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,722
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Job Description for Marketing Communications Specialist
A marketing communications specialist helps serve as the "voice of the organization" to the outside world, advancing the business’ interests and presenting it in the best possible light. Their duties include writing, developing and designing visuals, and creating presentations.
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Marketing Communications Specialist Tasks
  • Develop and implement various communications via intranet, printed copies, banners etc.
  • Create presentations, communications plans, corporate communications materials, media releases and provide event assistance.
  • Write, edit, and distribute internal and external communications supporting overall strategy.
  • Acts as a liaison with outside vendors and consultants.
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Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Communications Specialist
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Pay Difference By Location
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Boston
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Washington
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Philadelphia
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Chicago
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National Average
$47,000
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Marketing Communications Specialist Reviews

What is it like working as a Marketing Communications Specialist?
Marketing Communications Specialist in Plano:
Pros: Creative freedom, ability to explore social platforms, coworkers, work flexibility.
Cons: Not the latest technology, not much coworker engagement, stress level.
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Experience Affects Marketing Communications Specialist Salaries

National Average
$47,000

Skills That Affect Marketing Communications Specialist Salaries

Web Marketing
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Adobe InDesign
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Advertising
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$47,000
Copywriting
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Social Media Marketing
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Graphic Design
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Microsoft Office
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 495 votes.
Gender
Female
82%
female alumni
 
Male
18%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 10%
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