Average Mid-Career Senior Communications Specialist Salary

$68,555
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,953
Bonus
$3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Communications Specialist is $68,555.
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$52k
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$69k
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$87k
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MEDIAN $68,555
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Salary
$52k - $87k
Bonus
$1k - $9k
Profit Sharing
$304 - $14k
Total Pay
$52k - $91k

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Job Description for Senior Communications Specialist

Senior Communications Specialist Tasks
  • Coordinate the employee intranet page and video assignments across the division.
  • Design and deliver internal communication plans for driving education and awareness within the company.
  • Create and drive the internal social media strategy.
  • Track, monitor, and report on metrics for blogs, videos, and websites.

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Popular Skills for Senior Communications Specialist

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Communications Specialist

An early career Senior Communications Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,118 based on 202 salaries. An experienced Senior Communications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,372 based on 210 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $79,064.
Employees with Senior Communications Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 14.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (13.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (11.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (3.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 491 survey responses.
Early Career
41.1%
Experienced
42.8%
Late Career
16.1%