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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Public Relations Specialist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$91,891 / yrTotal Pay
$47,641 / yrBase Pay
$44,251 / yrAdditional Pay

$91,891

 / yr
$37K$489K
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How much does a Public Relations Specialist make?

The estimated total pay for a Public Relations Specialist is $91,891 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $47,641 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $44,251 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Public Relations Specialist?

Some related job titles are Community Relations Salaries with median pay of $81,487, PR Salaries with median pay of $71,858, Public Relations/Communications Specialist Salaries with median pay of $88,195, Public Relations Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $75,978.

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True World Foods Of La
4.4

True World Foods Of La

Public Relations Specialist

$47,046

 /yr
Range: $44K - $61K

$44K

$61K

$43,981 - $61,038 Range

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Mutual Trading
3.0

Mutual Trading

Public Relations Specialist

$59,408

 /yr
Range: $46K - $93K

$46K

$93K

$46,465 - $92,798 Range

Newlink
3.0

Newlink

Public Relations Specialist

$43,096

 /yr
Range: $40K - $79K

$40K

$79K

$40,188 - $79,319 Range

Penn State
4.2

Penn State

Public Relations Specialist

$45,970

 /yr
Range: $41K - $51K

$41K

$51K

$41,455 - $50,993 Range

Wynn Resorts
4.1

Wynn Resorts

Public Relations Specialist

$52,964

 /yr
Range: $51K - $54K

$51K

$54K

$51,129 - $54,234 Range

Jackson Spalding
4.1

Jackson Spalding

Public Relations Specialist

$45,448

 /yr
Range: $39K - $71K

$39K

$71K

$38,630 - $71,275 Range

True World Foods San Francisco
2.0

True World Foods San Francisco

Public Relations Specialist

$52,317

 /yr
Range: $41K - $79K

$41K

$79K

$41,293 - $79,409 Range

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Hyundai Power Transformers USA
2.9

Hyundai Power Transformers USA

Public Relations Specialist

$47,670

 /yr
Range: $40K - $57K

$40K

$57K

$40,420 - $56,935 Range

Pallo Marks & Hernandez P.A.
4.6

Pallo Marks & Hernandez P.A.

Public Relations Specialist

$61,615

 /yr
Range: $59K - $65K

$59K

$65K

$59,490 - $64,909 Range

L3 Advertising
4.3

L3 Advertising

Public Relations Specialist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $22 - $22

$22

$22

$22 - $22 Range

Mediterranean Shipping Company
3.7

Mediterranean Shipping Company

Public Relations Specialist - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $19 - $24

$19

$24

$19 - $24 Range

Terarecon
4.0

Terarecon

Public Relations Specialist

$59,681

 /yr
Range: $58K - $71K

$58K

$71K

$58,352 - $70,803 Range

Girl Scouts USA
3.5

Girl Scouts USA

Public Relations Specialist

$42,315

 /yr
Range: $31K - $47K

$31K

$47K

$30,551 - $47,000 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Public Relations Specialist

$104,873

 /yr
Range: $42K - $119K

$42K

$119K

$41,801 - $118,900 Range

DAG JEWISH DIRECTORIES

DAG JEWISH DIRECTORIES

Public Relations Specialist - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $22 - $26

$22

$26

$22 - $26 Range

Raindrop Turkish House
5.0

Raindrop Turkish House

Public Relations Specialist

$44,953

 /yr
Range: $44K - $46K

$44K

$46K

$43,908 - $46,129 Range

Pasona NA
4.0

Pasona NA

Public Relations Specialist

$50,744

 /yr
Range: $43K - $58K

$43K

$58K

$42,953 - $58,410 Range

Virginia Tech
4.3

Virginia Tech

Public Relations Specialist

$48,620

 /yr
Range: $41K - $50K

$41K

$50K

$40,512 - $50,452 Range

US Navy
3.7

US Navy

Public Relations Specialist

$75,000

 /yr
Range: $60K - $82K

$60K

$82K

$60,000 - $82,325 Range

HRM Partners
3.0

HRM Partners

Public Relations Specialist

$60,570

 /yr
Range: $44K - $100K

$44K

$100K

$44,047 - $99,849 Range

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8 days ago by a Public Relations with 4 to 6 years of experience

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9 days ago by a Public Relations Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$55,000

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11 days ago by a Public Relations Coordinator with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Public Relations Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Public Relations Specialist is $52,039 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Public Relations Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1100 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Public Relations Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Public Relations Specialist in United States is $71,893 per year.

The lowest salary for a Public Relations Specialist in United States is $37,667 per year.

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