$46,830
Avg. Salary
$20.48
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,474

Bonus

$1,100

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist with Event Planning skills is $20.48 per hour.

The average pay for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist with Event Planning skills is $46,830 per year.

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MEDIAN $46,830
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$0$68K
Salary $34,063 - $66,714
Bonus $515 - $9,744
Profit Sharing $1,100
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,267 - $68,506
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 204
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $14.28 - $38.31
Overtime $17.62 - $42.48
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $515 - $9,744
Profit Sharing $1,100
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,267 - $68,506
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

Job Description for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

A public relations (PR) specialist helps promote and elevate awareness of a company, brand, or individual. They also help ensure that awareness in the public eye remains positive. They work with a variety of media, from the the web to more traditional media outlets such as TV, radio, and newspapers. They coordinate with marketing teams on branding and promotion to ensure consistency.

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Public Relations (PR) Specialist Tasks
  • Promote individuals, groups, or organizations by writing or selecting publicity material and releasing it through various communications media.
  • Respond to requests for information or designate another appropriate spokesperson or information source.
  • Plan and execute press conferences and special events.
  • Lead community marketing efforts, ensuring execution of strategies to improve market presence.
  • Develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion or promote ideas, products and services.

Public Relations (PR) Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Public Relations (PR) Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 100 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Public Relations (PR) Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Public Relations (PR) Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 19 salaries. A Public Relations (PR) Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲33%

Late-Career
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 15%