$40,827
Avg. Salary
$15.66
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,487

Bonus

$1,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Public Relations (PR) And Marketing Coordinator is $15.66 per hour.

The average pay for a Public Relations (PR) And Marketing Coordinator is $40,827 per year.

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MEDIAN $40,827
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$0$58K
Salary $30,659 - $59,000
Bonus $0.00 - $5,047
Profit Sharing $1,500
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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$28,750 - $58,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 334
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $11.91 - $22.75
Hourly Tips $1.91
Overtime $16.34 - $34.77
Annual Data $0$58K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,047
Profit Sharing $1,500
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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$28,750 - $58,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 158

Job Description for Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator

Public relations (PR) and marketing coordinators are in charge of organizing marketing and public relations efforts for their company. They coordinate communication with vendors and customers to increase brand recognition, and one of their main duties is collaborating with colleagues on marketing materials that build brand awareness and sales. PR and marketing coordinators also make sure timelines are met and manage relationships with external partners. They develop business relationships in an effort to increase brand loyalty and company profitability, as well as assist with the creation and development of effective marketing campaigns.

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Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator Tasks
  • Write, design, and edit all press documents, including press kits, press releases, announcements, brochures, presentations, etc.
  • Collect and analyze data and metrics to assess impact of marketing efforts.
  • Copy edit, check branding, and communicate needs to other writers and marketing specialists.
  • Use social media to connect with the public, engaging potential customers in dialogue.
  • Organize, plan, improve, and execute press events.

Common Career Paths for Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator


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There are some Public Relations and Marketing Coordinators — though it's uncommon — that transition into Marketing Directors, where earnings are an average $80K annually. When Public Relations and Marketing Coordinators are ready for the next step in their careers, they often become Marketing Managers or Public Relations Managers. Those roles pay an additional $21K and $19K, respectively.

Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator Job Listings

Popular Skills for Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator


Public Relations and Marketing Coordinators report using a deep pool of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Customer Relationship Management, Email Marketing, Strategic Marketing, and Social Media Optimization are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 19 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Graphic Design. Most people skilled in Marketing Communications are similarly competent in Social Media Marketing.

Pay by Experience Level for Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator

Pay by Experience for a Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 223 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 24 salaries. A Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

13%

-9%

National Average: $39,501

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

New York offers some of the highest pay in the country for Public Relations and Marketing Coordinators, 13 percent above the national average. Public Relations and Marketing Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+10 percent), Los Angeles (+5 percent), Dallas (+4 percent), and Chicago (+2 percent). Minneapolis is the lowest-paying area, 13 percent south of the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Boston (12 percent lower) and St. Louis (11 percent lower).

Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator?

Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator in Nashville:
"Nashville is a great town to work in, but the cost of living has gone up a lot!"
Pros: A great town for media and entertainment, without the downsides of NY and LA
Cons: Can seem more like a small town than a big city sometimes

Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator in Spokane:
"Nice."
Pros: The people, the commutes, college town.
Cons: Lower pay scale, competition, smaller company sizes.

Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator in Tampa:
"Love working in tampa."
Pros: Great food, low cost of living, nice people and close proximity to things to do.
Cons: Yuppie culture, rain.

Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator in New York:
"Everyday is different."
Pros: I take full responsibility of all marketing strategies, branding, design, and communications that go out. I enjoy meeting new people, working with very talented healthcare providers, and learning something new everyday. Boss is great to work for. Very open to ideas and gives me free reign to take action when I think it's best for the company.
Cons: Some tasks are still done in an inefficient way. I do my best to automate these tasks and fix any problems that may arise. Money is spent in all the wrong places. I'm not paid enough for all that I have to offer.

Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator in Orlando:
"Ask Questions."
Ask as many questions as possible. Ask the professionals for advice and take the time to learn new things. Even if it is out of your job description, it may someday be something you must know and it will help. Also learn photoshop and wordpress. Make connections and keep concrete relationships with media relations.

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Key Stats for Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 96 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator Salaries

▲33%

▲11%

▲5%

National Average
$40,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Public Relations (PR) and Marketing Coordinator Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲19%

Email Marketing
▲8%

Strategic Marketing
▲7%

Social Media Optimization
▲5%





Advertising
▼0%

National Average
$40,000




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 96 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 31%