Average Senior Communications Specialist with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

$71,046
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,087
Bonus
$3,920
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Communications Specialist with Media / Public Relations skills is $71,046.
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$53k
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MEDIAN $71,046
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Salary
$53k - $95k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $11k
Total Pay
$52k - $100k

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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 Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Editing 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 $64,504 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Senior Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,291 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Senior Communications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,366 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $83,827.
Employees with Senior Communications Specialist in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 5.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (4.4% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (3.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (27.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (6.9% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (6.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 218 survey responses.
Early Career
26.6%
Mid Career
40.4%
Experienced
22.9%
Late Career
10.1%