The average salary for a Publicist is C$40,688.
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Job Description for Publicist
Publicists perform a wide variety of duties related to ensuring their company or client is consistently portrayed publicly in a positive light. They are responsible for working closely with the company's upper management to help promote the company's image. They need to manage day-to-day relations with media, as well as the company's social media outlets. Publicists are also responsible for scheduling interviews and booking speaking engagements and appearances with relevant personnel. They may a…Read more
- Create and execute publicity plans for clients.
- Pitch stories to media.
- Arrange and develop talking points for press visits, interviews, appointments, and press conferences.
- Draft and edit press releases, media alerts, and press kit materials.
- Build and maintain relationships with the media.
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Popular Skills for Publicist
Media / Public Relations
Social Media Marketing
Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Press Releases and Media / Public Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for Publicist
An early career Publicist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$40,304 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Publicist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,441 based on 7 salaries.
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