A Communications Officer in Ottawa, Ontario earns an average salary of C$46,733 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Corporate Communications and Graphic Design.

C$35,173 - C$68,314
C$35K
C$51K
C$68K
MEDIAN: C$50,813
10%
50%
90%
C$16.72 - C$21.50
C$20
MEDIAN: C$19.69
50%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$35,173 - C$68,314
Bonus C$1,500
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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C$34,989 - C$66,410
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49
Hourly Data C$0C$21
Hourly Rate C$19.69
Annual Data C$0C$66K
Bonus C$1,500
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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C$34,989 - C$66,410
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Job Description for Communications Officer

A communications officer is responsible for establishing and facilitating internal and external communication to maintain a positive perception of their organization. Their responsibilities may include the internal dissemination of company materials, memos, and other information; they may also work on tasks such as public relations, monitoring or writing website content, maintaining mailing lists and any material sent through such lists, maintaining an updated list of media contacts, and writing public statements.

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Communications Officer Tasks

  • Receive, coordinate and direct radio, telephone and other communications; dispatch appropriate emergency and non-emergency responders.
  • Enters communications information into computer database or log; updates all information as new information is received.

Communications Officer Job Listings

Key Stats for Communications Officer

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Communications Officer Salaries

▲16%

National Average
C$49,000

▼3%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Communications Officer Salaries



National Average
C$49,000


Media / Public Relations
▼6%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 19%