Average Experienced Senior Communications Specialist Salary

$78,055
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,037
Bonus
$1,840
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Communications Specialist is $78,055.
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$53k
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$78k
90%
$106k
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What Do Senior Communications Specialists Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Communications Specialists?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Communications Specialists?

An early career Senior Communications Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,678 based on 137 salaries. A mid-career Senior Communications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,785 based on 272 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $78,562.
Employees with Senior Communications Specialist in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 26.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (22.9% more) and New York, New York (15.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (18.9% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (9.8% less) and Houston, Texas (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 493 survey responses.
Early Career
27.8%
Mid Career
55.2%
Late Career
17.0%