What is the salary of a Public Relations Specialist?

The average salary of a Public Relations Specialist in United States is $63,020. Salaries start from around $30,790 and go up to $103,240. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$103,240
Starting ($30.8k)
Junior ($40.3k)
Experienced ($54.9k)
Senior ($75.2k)
Highest ($103.2k)
Highest

The top 10% of Public Relations Specialists in United States earn:

$103,240
Senior

The top 25% of Public Relations Specialists in United States earn:

$75,180
Experienced

The middle 50% of Public Relations Specialists in United States earn:

$54,940
Junior

The bottom 25% of Public Relations Specialists in United States earn:

$40,290
Starting

The bottom 10% of Public Relations Specialists in United States earn:

$30,790

Historical salary

Public Relations Specialist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 47,100 44
Alaska 63,000 11
Arizona 57,100 21
Arkansas 45,800 48
California 71,400 3
Colorado 56,200 28
Connecticut 60,800 15
Delaware 65,500 8
District of Columbia 102,400 1
Florida 59,000 17
Georgia 57,100 21
Hawaii 57,100 23
Idaho 57,500 19
Illinois 65,900 7
Indiana 53,000 34
Iowa 58,500 18
Kansas 55,100 32
Kentucky 47,800 41
Louisiana 47,400 43
Maine 49,400 39
Maryland 68,300 4
Massachusetts 63,900 9
Michigan 57,200 20
Minnesota 59,900 16
Mississippi 38,900 51
Missouri 55,800 30
Montana 48,500 40
Nebraska 47,000 45
Nevada 56,600 26
New Jersey 67,400 5
New Mexico 54,700 33
New York 66,500 6
North Carolina 55,800 29
North Dakota 51,700 35
Ohio 50,900 38
Oklahoma 47,800 42
Oregon 56,600 27
Pennsylvania 61,800 13
Rhode Island 60,900 14
South Carolina 46,700 46
South Dakota 44,200 50
Tennessee 51,100 37
Texas 57,000 24
Utah 63,400 10
Vermont 56,700 25
Virginia 78,500 2
Washington 62,000 12
West Virginia 44,900 49
Wisconsin 55,700 31
Wyoming 51,600 36
Puerto Rico 37,000 52
Virgin Islands 46,600 47

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