An Experienced Communications Specialist earns an average salary of C$65,519 per year. A skill in Editing is associated with high pay for this job.

C$48,957 - C$84,438
C$49K
C$62K
C$84K
MEDIAN: C$62,335
10%
50%
90%
C$20.13 - C$49.66
C$20
C$33
C$50
MEDIAN: C$32.80
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$85K
Salary C$48,957 - C$84,438
Bonus C$103 - C$7,288
Profit Sharing C$2,500
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$48,960 - C$85,998
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 2 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 126
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$20.13 - C$49.66
Overtime C$41.50
Annual Data C$0C$85K
Bonus C$103 - C$7,288
Profit Sharing C$2,500
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$48,960 - C$85,998
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 2 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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$63,546

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

Key Stats for Communications Specialist

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
10-19 years
93%
20 years or more
7%

Skills That Affect Communications Specialist Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 12%