The average salary for a Communications Associate is $48,075.
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Popular Skills for Communications Associate
Social Media Marketing
Media / Public Relations
Web Content Management
Skills in Media / Public Relations and Corporate Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Web Content Management, Marketing Communications and Social Media Marketing.
Pay by Experience Level for Communications Associate
An entry-level Communications Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,590 based on 33 salaries. An early career Communications Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,822 based on 548 salaries. A mid-career Communications Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,558 based on 121 salaries. An experienced Communications Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,284 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $48,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Communications Associate in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 21.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (4.2% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (3.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (13.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (4.2% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (0.1% less).
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