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Salary Details for a Public Relations Manager at Microsoft

Updated Sep 10, 2023

Total Pay Estimate & Range

Total Pay Range
$157K - $258K/yr
Base Pay
$119K - $187K/yr
Additional Pay
$38K - $71K/yr


Most Likely Range
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The estimated total pay for a Public Relations Manager at Microsoft is $199,695 per year. This number represents 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 base pay is $148,915 per year. The estimated additional pay is $50,780 per year. Additional pay could include bonus, stock, commission, profit sharing or tips. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

How accurate is this most likely Total Pay range (base + additional) of $157K-$258K/yr?

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Total Pay Breakdown


Total Pay

Pay TypePay EstimateMost Likely Range% of Total Pay
Base Pay
$148,915/yr$119K - $187K74.6%
$23,020/yr$17K - $32K11.5%
$27,760/yr$21K - $39K13.9%

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The average salary for a Public Relations Manager is $81,025 per year in United States, which is 59% lower than the average Microsoft salary of $199,695 per year for this job.

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