How much does a Communications Specialist make?

Updated Jan 18, 2022

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$55,975 /yr
Average Base Pay

4,334 salaries

$36K

Low

$56K

Average

$87K

High

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How much does a Communications Specialist make? The national average salary for a Communications Specialist is $55,975 in United States. Filter by location to see Communications Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,334 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Communications Specialist employees.

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Communications Manager

$83,159

per year

Internal Communications Specialist

$65,203

per year

Marketing Communications Specialist

$56,980

per year

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$23

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Associate with 1 to 3 years of experience

$46,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$86,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$1,700/yr

8 days ago by a Communications Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$31,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$82,243

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Associate with 1 to 3 years of experience

$64

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Specialist with 7 to 9 years of experience

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$54,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Communications Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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NAVEX Global
3.6

NAVEX Global

Communications Specialist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $11 - $20

$11

$20

$11 - $20 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Communications Specialist

$46,616

 /yr
Range: $21K - $91K

$21K

$91K

$21,467 - $90,762 Range

Shipt
3.9

Shipt

Communications Specialist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $19

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Communications Specialist

$109,608

 /yr
Range: $82K - $162K

$82K

$162K

$82,106 - $161,702 Range

Air Methods
3.2

Air Methods

Communications Specialist - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $24

$16

$24

$16 - $24 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Communications Specialist

$70,758

 /yr
Range: $66K - $123K

$66K

$123K

$66,467 - $122,774 Range

Texas A&M University
4.4

Texas A&M University

Communications Specialist

$47,929

 /yr
Range: $37K - $72K

$37K

$72K

$37,469 - $71,699 Range

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UC Synergetic
2.9

UC Synergetic

Communications Specialist - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $16 - $33

$16

$33

$16 - $33 Range

Air Evac Lifeteam
3.8

Air Evac Lifeteam

Communications Specialist - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Communications Specialist

$81,372

 /yr
Range: $65K - $131K

$65K

$131K

$65,428 - $131,090 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Communications Specialist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $47

$15

$47

$15 - $47 Range

The Johns Hopkins University
4.2

The Johns Hopkins University

Communications Specialist

$56,182

 /yr
Range: $44K - $75K

$44K

$75K

$44,133 - $75,063 Range

PHI Air Medical
2.8

PHI Air Medical

Communications Specialist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $19 - $27

$19

$27

$19 - $27 Range

Open Access Technology International
3.2

Open Access Technology International

Communications Specialist

$36,889

 /yr
Range: $31K - $59K

$31K

$59K

$30,599 - $58,522 Range

Emory University
4.2

Emory University

Communications Specialist

$54,457

 /yr
Range: $50K - $65K

$50K

$65K

$50,000 - $64,846 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Communications Specialist

$81,561

 /yr
Range: $24K - $154K

$24K

$154K

$24,438 - $153,748 Range

Walt Disney Company
4

Walt Disney Company

Communications Specialist

$62,202

 /yr
Range: $52K - $72K

$52K

$72K

$52,430 - $71,785 Range

Comcast
3.8

Comcast

Communications Specialist

$52,256

 /yr
Range: $32K - $82K

$32K

$82K

$32,125 - $82,202 Range

State Farm
3.6

State Farm

Communications Specialist

$69,866

 /yr
Range: $57K - $120K

$57K

$120K

$56,530 - $119,951 Range

AECOM
3.7

AECOM

Communications Specialist

$74,265

 /yr
Range: $62K - $99K

$62K

$99K

$62,068 - $99,361 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Communications Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Communications Specialist is $55,975 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Communications Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4334 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Communications Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Communications Specialist in United States is $87,213 per year.

The lowest salary for a Communications Specialist in United States is $35,926 per year.

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