Average Public Relations (PR) Specialist with Press Releases Skills Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$41,986
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The average salary for a Public Relations (PR) Specialist with Press Releases skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $41,986.
25%
$39k
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$42k
50%
$48k
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MEDIAN $41,986
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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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Public Relations (PR) Specialist
Communications Manager
Marketing Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Public Relations (PR) Specialist

Skills in Media / Public Relations and Corporate Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Marketing Communications and Social Media Marketing.
Employees with Public Relations (PR) Specialist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 54.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (42.9% more) and Denver, Colorado (37.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%