The average salary for a Mid-Career Communications Specialist is C$61,024 per year.

C$46,927 - C$76,587
C$47K
C$60K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$60,330
10%
50%
90%
C$19.39 - C$36.06
C$19
C$25
C$36
MEDIAN: C$25.39
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$78K
Salary C$46,927 - C$76,587
Bonus C$1,008 - C$6,969
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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$47,251 - C$78,194
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 267
Hourly Data C$0C$43
Hourly Rate C$19.39 - C$36.06
Overtime C$40.75
Annual Data C$0C$78K
Bonus C$1,008 - C$6,969
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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$47,251 - C$78,194
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

Job Description for Communications Specialist

A communications specialist manages a company's internal and external communications. Internal communications may include memos, job descriptions, and notes from management; external communications may include designing and editing press releases and marketing materials. Other responsibilities include coordinating media and marketing events, informal meetings for employees, and press conferences. They also answer inquiries and manage online content. Although communications specialists work in a business setting during regular business hours, overtime may be required to meet deadlines or deal with rapidly emerging or changing situations.

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Communications Specialist Tasks

  • Design effective and innovative communication copy and materials, including new modes of electronic communication.
  • Produce employee communication newsletter.
  • Create and execute of employee communication campaigns.

Communications Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$60,602

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Communications Specialist

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%

Skills That Affect Communications Specialist Salaries






Marketing Communications
▲1%

Editing
▲1%


National Average
C$61,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 8%