The average salary for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist in Seattle, Washington is $50,922 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Social Media Marketing and Marketing Communications.

$30,639 - $78,297
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$40,715 - $67,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Experience Affects Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$54,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

Marketing Communications
up arrow 13%

Social Media Marketing
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Media / Public Relations
0%

National Average
$54,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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