Media Relations Manager Salary (United States)

A Media Relations Manager earns an average salary of $63,905 per year. A skill in Corporate Communications is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Media Relations Manager Total Pay (?
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$40,467 - $99,994
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MEDIAN: $63,904
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Media Relations Manager Total Pay (?
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$10.07 - $41.72
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$40,467 - $99,994  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $23,960  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $8,500  
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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$37,893 - $105,282  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 172
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $41.72  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $23,960  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $8,500  
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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$37,893 - $105,282  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 172
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Job Description for Media Relations Manager
  • Manage social media and event planning, including special projects.
  • Develop and implement strategies for increasing and targeting reach, awareness and impact.
  • Respond to media inquiries and develop relationships with media outlets.
  • Write and disseminate content about the organization and its activities.
  • Edit video, audio, and other multi-media content.

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Pay by Experience Level for Media Relations Manager
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
New York
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Washington
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National Average
$64,000
Houston
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Experience Affects Media Relations Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%
Experienced
up arrow 16%
National Average
$64,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Media Relations Manager Salaries

Corporate Communications
up arrow 21%
Media / Public Relations
up arrow 4%
National Average
$64,000
Marketing Communications
up arrow 4%
Social Media Marketing
up arrow 19%
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Gender
Female
57%
female alumni
 
Male
43%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 4%
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