The average salary for a Mid-Career Communications Advisor in Calgary, Alberta is C$68,482.
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Job Description for Communications Advisor
A communications adviser is responsible for creating, building, and maintaining the image (professionally, publicly, and socially) of their organization. Communications advisers must develop and maintain relations within the community which aid their business in increasing revenue. Roles may include: corporate spokesperson; business media representative; news inquiry response; social media monitoring and maintenance; public communications and correspondence management; and numerous aspects of bu…Read more
Communications Advisor Tasks
- Liaise with press, promoting a positive image of the organization to the public.
- Resolve and mediate communications difficulties and crises.
- Develop internal and external communications strategies.
- Educate and advise employees and management in communication skills.
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Popular Skills for Communications Advisor
Media / Public Relations
Social Media Marketing
Skills in Corporate Communications, Media / Public Relations, Social Media Marketing and Copywriting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Marketing Communications.
Pay by Experience Level for Communications Advisor
An early career Communications Advisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$63,793 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Communications Advisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,370 based on 9 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Communications Advisor in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 14.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (13.1% more) and Toronto, Ontario (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (13.0% less) and Halifax, Nova Scotia (8.2% less).
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