The average salary for an Entry-Level Communications Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia is $40,825.
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Job Description for Communications Specialist
A communications specialist manages a company's internal and external communications. Internal communications may include memos, job descriptions, and notes from management; external communications may include designing and editing press releases and marketing materials. Other responsibilities include coordinating media and marketing events, informal meetings for employees, and press conferences. They also answer inquiries and manage online content. Although communications specialists work in a…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Communications Specialist
An early career Communications Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,051 based on 51 salaries. A mid-career Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,887 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Communications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,958 based on 14 salaries.
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Employees with Communications Specialist in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 10.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (9.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (8.2% less), Dallas, Texas (6.9% less) and Salt Lake City, Utah (0.2% less).
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