Entry-Level Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Public Relations (PR) Specialist is $41,425 per year.

$30,369 - $60,880
$30K
$41K
$61K
MEDIAN: $41,425
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90%

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$12.02 - $26.17
$12
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $18.96
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,369 - $60,880  
   
Bonus
$509 - $5,839  
Profit Sharing
$300.00  
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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$29,959 - $60,553  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 384
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.02 - $26.17  
   
Overtime
$19.00 - $37.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$509 - $5,839  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00  
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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$29,959 - $60,553  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 90

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,299

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Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

Corporate Communications
▲10%

Technical Writing
▲9%

Event Planning
▲6%

Marketing Communications
▲4%


Microsoft Office
▲3%

Social Media Marketing
▲2%


National Average
$41,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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