Public Relations (PR) Specialist in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

A Public Relations (PR) Specialist in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $69,306 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$41,217 - $126,045
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$41K
$69K
$130K
MEDIAN: $69,306
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$41,217 - $126,045  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Experience Affects Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

National Average
$69,000

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

National Average
$69,000

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 4%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 26%

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
62%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
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