The average salary for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist is C$49,725 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$32,682 - C$69,793
C$33K
C$49K
C$70K
MEDIAN: C$49,216
10%
50%
90%
C$14.95 - C$34.00
C$15
C$20
C$34
MEDIAN: C$19.87
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$69K
Salary C$32,682 - C$69,793
Bonus C$3,000
Profit Sharing C$800
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$32,214 - C$69,911
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 107
Hourly Data C$0C$42
Hourly Rate C$14.95 - C$34.00
Overtime C$35.00
Annual Data C$0C$69K
Bonus C$3,000
Profit Sharing C$800
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$32,214 - C$69,911
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

A public relations (PR) specialist helps promote and elevate awareness of a company, brand, or individual. They also help ensure that awareness in the public eye remains positive. They work with a variety of media, from the the web to more traditional media outlets such as TV, radio, and newspapers. They coordinate with marketing teams on branding and promotion to ensure consistency.

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Public Relations (PR) Specialist Tasks

  • Promote individuals, groups, or organizations by writing or selecting publicity material and releasing it through various communications media.
  • Respond to requests for information or designate another appropriate spokesperson or information source.
  • Plan and execute press conferences and special events.
  • Lead community marketing efforts, ensuring execution of strategies to improve market presence.
  • Develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion or promote ideas, products and services.

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Popular Skills for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$48,717

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Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲24%

▲16%

National Average
C$49,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries


National Average
C$49,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 21%