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Marketing Communications Specialist Salary

A Marketing Communications Specialist earns an average salary of $48,332 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$35,149 - $66,665
(Median)
$35K
$48K
$67K
MEDIAN: $48,331
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$12.86 - $27.67
(Median)
$13
$19
$28
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$35,149 - $66,665  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,051  
Profit Sharing
$486.89 - $8,166  
Commission
$0.00 - $15,260  
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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$33,800 - $67,166  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,336
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.86 - $27.67  
   
Overtime
$17.68 - $42.59  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,051  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $15,260  
Profit Sharing
$486.89 - $8,166  
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).
)
$33,800 - $67,166  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 235

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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

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

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Experience Affects Marketing Communications Specialist Salaries




National Average
$48,000


Skills That Affect Marketing Communications Specialist Salaries



Strategic Marketing
up arrow 4%

Event Planning
up arrow 4%

Email Marketing
up arrow 3%

Marketing Communications
0%

National Average
$48,000

Copywriting
up arrow 1%

Advertising
up arrow 1%

Web Marketing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 364 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 9%
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