Average Communications Specialist Salary in Canada

C$55,208
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C$2,440
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C$2,000
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The average salary for a Communications Specialist in Canada is C$55,208.
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CA$41k
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CA$55k
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CA$73k
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C$41k - C$73k
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C$995 - C$7k
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C$1k - C$8k
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C$40k - C$75k
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What Do Communications Specialists Do?

Job Satisfaction for Communications Specialist

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What Are Popular Skills for Communications Specialists?

Skills in Corporate Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Editing, Social Media Marketing, Media / Public Relations and Marketing Communications.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Communications Specialists?

An entry-level Communications Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,812 based on 17 salaries. An early career Communications Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$51,119 based on 290 salaries. A mid-career Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,929 based on 223 salaries. An experienced Communications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$64,406 based on 91 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$70,654.
Employees with Communications Specialist in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 9.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (6.1% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (9.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 640 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.7%
Early Career
45.3%
Mid Career
34.8%
Experienced
14.2%
Late Career
3.0%