The average salary for a Communications Specialist in Salt Lake City, Utah is $49,991.
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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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Skills in Corporate Communications, Web Content Management and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Copywriting and Marketing Communications.
Pay by Experience Level for Communications Specialist
An entry-level Communications Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,750 based on 5 salaries. An early career Communications Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,695 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Communications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 12 salaries.
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Employees with Communications Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 26.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (21.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (14.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.0% less).
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