The average salary for a Marketing Communications Specialist with Adobe InDesign skills is $50,314.
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Job Description for Marketing Communications Specialist
A marketing communications specialist helps serve as the "voice of the organization" to the outside world, advancing the business’ interests and presenting it in the best possible light. Their duties include writing, developing and designing visuals, and creating presentations. The specific tasks a marketing communications specialist performs depend on the size and nature of the business. Some businesses work with outside advertising agencies, while others have their own marketing department. I…Read more
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Popular Skills for Marketing Communications Specialist
Social Media Marketing
Web Content Management
Skills in Marketing Communications and Copywriting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Web Content Management, Email Marketing and Social Media Marketing.
Pay by Experience Level for Marketing Communications Specialist
An entry-level Marketing Communications Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,852 based on 45 salaries. An early career Marketing Communications Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,079 based on 239 salaries. A mid-career Marketing Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,024 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Marketing Communications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,104 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,312.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Marketing Communications Specialist in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 11.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (9.2% more) and Chicago, Illinois (9.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (15.5% less), Washington, District of Columbia (0.6% less) and Seattle, Washington (0.5% less).
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