How much does a Public Relations Manager make?

Updated Jun 23, 2021

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$76,791 /yr
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162 salaries

$47K

Low

$77K

Average

$125K

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The national average salary for a Public Relations Manager is $76,791 in United States. Filter by location to see Public Relations Manager salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 162 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Public Relations Manager employees.

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Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Public Relations Manager

$124,830

 /yr
Range: $87K - $203K
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$87K

$203K

$87,381 - $202,898 Range

Golin
3.6

Golin

Public Relations Manager

$63,710

 /yr
Range: $54K - $89K

$54K

$89K

$53,622 - $88,776 Range

MGM Resorts International
3.6

MGM Resorts International

Public Relations Manager

$54,956

 /yr
Range: $52K - $85K

$52K

$85K

$52,141 - $84,758 Range

Unified Care Services
4.4

Unified Care Services

Public Relations Manager - Hourly

$40

 /hr
Range: $40 - $40

$40

$40

$40 - $40 Range

CCS Fundraising
3.8

CCS Fundraising

Public Relations Manager

$106,542

 /yr
Range: $107K - $107K

$107K

$107K

$106,542 - $106,542 Range

Neiman Marcus
3.3

Neiman Marcus

Public Relations Manager

$97,507

 /yr
Range: $82K - $130K

$82K

$130K

$82,269 - $129,912 Range

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)
4.2

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)

Public Relations Manager

$89,864

 /yr
Range: $85K - $120K

$85K

$120K

$85,000 - $120,457 Range

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CITY CLUB

Public Relations Manager - Hourly

$68

 /hr
Range: $68 - $68

$68

$68

$68 - $68 Range

San Diego Tourism Authority
3.3

San Diego Tourism Authority

Public Relations Manager

$77,692

 /yr
Range: $64K - $78K

$64K

$78K

$63,865 - $77,692 Range

Novant Health
4

Novant Health

Public Relations Manager

$96,081

 /yr
Range: $95K - $98K

$95K

$98K

$95,077 - $98,491 Range

Lambert
2.9

Lambert

Public Relations Manager

$74,154

 /yr
Range: $60K - $77K

$60K

$77K

$60,493 - $77,287 Range

University of Utah
4.3

University of Utah

Public Relations Manager

$57,000

 /yr
Range: $57K - $57K

$57K

$57K

$57,000 - $57,000 Range

NEX Worldwide Express
1.7

NEX Worldwide Express

Public Relations Manager - Hourly

$50

 /hr
Range: $49 - $50

$49

$50

$49 - $50 Range

Hamilton County, OH
3.5

Hamilton County, OH

Public Relations Manager - Monthly

$4,108

 /mo
Range: $4K - $5K

$4K

$5K

$4,108 - $4,754 Range

Cacique Inc
2.9

Cacique Inc

Public Relations Manager - Hourly

$54

 /hr
Range: $48 - $55

$48

$55

$48 - $55 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

Public Relations Manager

$117,486

 /yr
Range: $56K - $183K

$56K

$183K

$55,947 - $182,727 Range

Autobuses Adame Tours

Public Relations Manager

$90,849

 /yr
Range: $86K - $93K

$86K

$93K

$86,333 - $92,536 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Public Relations Manager

$98,803

 /yr
Range: $96K - $102K

$96K

$102K

$96,454 - $101,880 Range

Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Public Relations Manager

$119,644

 /yr
Range: $112K - $124K

$112K

$124K

$111,860 - $124,278 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Public Relations Manager

$129,201

 /yr
Range: $102K - $150K

$102K

$150K

$102,102 - $149,796 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$75,000
per year
A Public Affairs Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$37,000
per year
An External Relations Manager in the Akron, OH Area area reported making $37,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Akron, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$75,000
per year
A PR Manager in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A PR Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A PR Manager in the Athens, GA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Athens, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$65,000
per year
A Manager of Corporate Sales in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$21k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
A Public Relations Manager in the Birmingham, AL Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Birmingham, AL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$59,500
per year
A Public Relations Manager in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $59,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
$52,221
per year
A Digital PR Manager in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $52,221 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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