Public Information Officer Salary (United States)

A Public Information Officer earns an average salary of $50,826 per year. A skill in Social Media Marketing is associated with high pay for this job.
Public Information Officer Total Pay (?
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$33,167 - $76,888
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77K
MEDIAN: $50,826
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Public Information Officer Total Pay (?
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$11.36 - $30.19
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$33,167 - $76,888  
   
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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$32,299 - $75,112  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 185
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.36 - $30.19  
   
Overtime
$29.05 - $37.33  
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).
)
$32,299 - $75,112  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 185
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Job Description for Public Information Officer
  • Use a variety of social media platforms to converse with key stakeholders, and to increase engagement and interaction with agency customers.
  • Coordinate and execute social media campaigns to achieve mission-driven goals.
  • Design and implement techniques that support effective use of digital and social media by agency staff and partners.
  • Work closely with the communications team, agency leadership and at-large staff to develop digital and social media content to achieve agency strategic priorities.
  • Monitor and report on results using analytic tools, and make ongoing improvements.

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Experience Affects Public Information Officer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%
Experienced
up arrow 11%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$50,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Public Information Officer Salaries

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 22%
Corporate Communications
up arrow 10%
Marketing Communications
0%
National Average
$50,000
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
68%
female alumni
 
Male
32%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 9%
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