A Public Relations (PR) Specialist earns an average salary of AU$65,002 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$48,755 - AU$80,412
AU$49K
AU$65K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$65,002
10%
50%
90%
AU$27.58 - AU$67.50
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$36.00
50%
AU$0AU$104K
Salary AU$48,755 - AU$80,412
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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AU$49,249 - AU$104,181
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data AU$0AU$67
Hourly Rate AU$36.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$104K
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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AU$49,249 - AU$104,181
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

A public relations (PR) specialist helps promote and elevate awareness of a company, brand, or individual. They also help ensure that awareness in the public eye remains positive. They work with a variety of media, from the the web to more traditional media outlets such as TV, radio, and newspapers. They coordinate with marketing teams on branding and promotion to ensure consistency.

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Public Relations (PR) Specialist Tasks

  • Promote individuals, groups, or organizations by writing or selecting publicity material and releasing it through various communications media.
  • Respond to requests for information or designate another appropriate spokesperson or information source.
  • Plan and execute press conferences and special events.
  • Lead community marketing efforts, ensuring execution of strategies to improve market presence.
  • Develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion or promote ideas, products and services.

Public Relations (PR) Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$66,129

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Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

▲13%

▲3%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼6%

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%