Entry-Level Account Executive, Public Relations (PR) Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Public Relations Account Executives is around $45K annually. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and the greater part have dental coverage, nearly one in four claim no health benefits at all. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$33,309 - $56,708
$33K
$45K
$57K
MEDIAN: $44,845
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$10.24 - $39.15
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$39
MEDIAN: $19.18
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$0$57K
Salary $33,309 - $56,708
Bonus $494.05 - $2,576
Profit Sharing $5,875
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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$33,162 - $57,615
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 245
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $10.24 - $39.15
Overtime $27.00
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $494.05 - $2,576
Profit Sharing $5,875
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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$33,162 - $57,615
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Account Executive, Public Relations (PR) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $44,953

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

For Entry-Level Public Relations Account Executives, working in the bustling city of Boston has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Public Relations Account Executives can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Minneapolis (+16 percent), Houston (+13 percent), San Francisco (+12 percent), and New York (+5 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in a Public Relations Account Executive's salary, with Philadelphia Entry-Level Public Relations Account Executives earning salaries that are 22 percent less than the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Miami and Cleveland (21 percent lower and 20 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Account Executive, Public Relations (PR)

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Account Executive, Public Relations (PR) Salaries


Client Interaction
▼0%

National Average
$45,000


Technical Writing
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 23%
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