The average salary for a Public Relations Representative is $45,336.
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Job Description for Public Relations Representative
A public relations representative helps their company build and maintain a positive public image. Tasks performed by the representative include writing and issuing press releases, interacting with members of the media, and building and maintaining good relationships with members of the media and individuals within their organization. A public relations representative may also be in charge of developing community service initiatives and collaborating with external parties on these efforts. When t…Read more
Public Relations Representative Tasks
- Assist in planning and execution of PR and communication activities.
- Help to develop and implement internal and external communications.
- Represent and promote the reputation and/or brand of the organization or client.
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Popular Skills for Public Relations Representative
Media / Public Relations
Social Media Marketing
Skills in Media / Public Relations, Marketing Communications, Customer Relations and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing.
Pay by Experience Level for Public Relations Representative
An entry-level Public Relations Representative with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,739 based on 11 salaries. An early career Public Relations Representative with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,054 based on 61 salaries. A mid-career Public Relations Representative with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,545 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Public Relations Representative with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,704 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $57,808.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Public Relations Representative in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 10.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (10.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (14.4% less).
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