Media Relations Specialist Salary

A Media Relations Specialist earns an average salary of $44,449 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and Copywriting. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$31,088 - $71,293

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$13.16 - $25.72

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$31,088 - $71,293  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,665  
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$31,019 - $69,528  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 116
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Hourly Rate
$13.16 - $25.72  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,665  
   
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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$31,019 - $69,528  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Job Description for Media Relations Specialist

  • Write reports, releases, websites, and public-facing content to contextualize the organization.
  • Monitor and analyze the organization's public image, identifying strategies to improve perception.
  • Build, maintain and monitor relationships with key media figures and communities.
  • Create and disseminate marketing materials, both textual and image-based.

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Experience Affects Media Relations Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 26%


National Average
$45,000


Skills That Affect Media Relations Specialist Salaries

Copywriting
up arrow 12%

Project Management
up arrow 12%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 9%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 8%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 1%

National Average
$45,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 7%
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