The average salary for a Public Information Officer is $50,190 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Social Media Marketing and Corporate Communications.Salary goes up steadily as a this job becomes more experienced.
Public Information Officer Total Pay (?
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$32,108 - $76,716
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MEDIAN: $50,190
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Public Information Officer Total Pay (?
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$11.22 - $30.60
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$32,108 - $76,716  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,163  
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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$31,780 - $74,953  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 174
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.22 - $30.60  
   
Overtime
$28.64 - $36.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,163  
   
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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$31,780 - $74,953  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 174
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Experience Affects Public Information Officer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%
Experienced
up arrow 12%
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$50,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Public Information Officer Salaries

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 25%
Corporate Communications
up arrow 11%
National Average
$50,000
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Gender
Female
69%
female alumni
 
Male
31%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
18%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 8%
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