The average salary for a Communications Specialist with Microsoft Office skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $50,290.
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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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Popular Skills for Communications Specialist
Social Media Marketing
Web Content Management
Skills in Corporate Communications, Web Content Management, Marketing Communications and Copywriting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing.
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 $48,688 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 5 salaries.
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Employees with Communications Specialist in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 23.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (11.4% more) and New York, New York (11.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (10.7% less) and Aliso Viejo, California (9.5% less).
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