Average Public Relations (PR) Specialist with Microsoft Word Skills Salary

$47,983
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,948
Bonus
$350
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The average salary for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist with Microsoft Word skills is $47,983.
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MEDIAN $47,983
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Salary
$36k - $65k
Bonus
$1k - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $350
Total Pay
$32k - $65k

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Job Description for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

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.

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Popular Skills for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Skills in Marketing Communications, Press Releases and Corporate Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing and Media / Public Relations.

Pay by Experience Level for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

An entry-level Public Relations (PR) Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,181 based on 25 salaries. An early career Public Relations (PR) Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,980 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Public Relations (PR) Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,766 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Public Relations (PR) Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,197 based on 12 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 116 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.6%
Early Career
45.7%
Mid Career
22.4%
Experienced
10.3%