An Entry-Level Public Relations (PR) Specialist earns an average salary of C$46,504 per year.

C$31,114 - C$64,408
C$31K
C$46K
C$64K
MEDIAN: C$45,837
10%
50%
90%
C$14.82 - C$30.67
C$15
C$19
C$31
MEDIAN: C$19.39
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$65K
Salary C$31,114 - C$64,408
Bonus C$3,200
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$31,138 - C$65,154
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
Hourly Data C$0C$42
Hourly Rate C$14.82 - C$30.67
Overtime C$35.00
Annual Data C$0C$65K
Bonus C$3,200
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$31,138 - C$65,154
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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.

Public Relations (PR) Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$44,916

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

Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
22%

Skills That Affect Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

Media / Public Relations
▲2%

National Average
C$45,000

Marketing Communications
▼15%

Social Media Marketing
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 20%