Entry-Level Public Relations Assistant Salary

Entry-Level Public Relations Assistants can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $36K per year. While slightly less than a third report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and a little more than half have dental, as well. Most Entry-Level Public Relations Assistants like their work and job satisfaction is high. There are far more female Entry-Level Public Relations Assistants who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 85 percent.

$25,775 - $48,689
$26K
$36K
$49K
MEDIAN: $36,136
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$9.13 - $19.87
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$15
$20
MEDIAN: $14.86
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$0$48K
Salary $25,775 - $48,689
Bonus $204.26 - $4,894
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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$23,930 - $47,764
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 187
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $9.13 - $19.87
Overtime $16.11 - $34.23
Annual Data $0$47K
Bonus $204.26 - $4,894
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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$23,930 - $47,764
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 78

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,798

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Washington is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Public Relations Assistants, 22 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Public Relations Assistants will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+18 percent) and New York (+12 percent). Philadelphia is the lowest-paying area, 8 percent south of the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Orlando and Los Angeles (4 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Public Relations Assistant

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
6%
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Skills That Affect Public Relations Assistant Salaries

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲13%





National Average
$35,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 28%
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