Average Public Relations (PR) Specialist Salary in Salt Lake City, Utah

$50,183
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$800
Bonus
$1,100
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist in Salt Lake City, Utah is $50,183.
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Salary
$40k - $70k
Bonus
$0 - $800
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$39k - $71k

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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.

Career Paths

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Public Relations (PR) Specialist
Public Relations (PR) Manager
Communications Manager
Marketing Manager
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Popular Skills for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Skills in Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Corporate Communications, Social Media Marketing, Press Releases and Media / Public Relations.
Employees with Public Relations (PR) Specialist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (17.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (16.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (12.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 10 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%