The average salary for a Communications Specialist in San Francisco, California is $66,236.
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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
Web Content Management
Social Media Marketing
Skills in Corporate Communications and Web Content Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Editing and Marketing Communications.
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 $65,127 based on 34 salaries. A mid-career Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,765 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Communications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,314 based on 7 salaries.
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (26.0% less), Chicago, Illinois (22.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (19.9% less).
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