Public relations specialist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Public relations specialist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $88,670
New York $74,000
Idaho $64,380
Virginia $71,280
New Jersey $69,520
Connecticut $67,520
California $65,830
Hawaii $64,830
Washington $67,170
Maryland $62,530
Alaska $67,430
Massachusetts $62,290
Rhode Island $62,390
Oregon $61,550
Colorado $59,990
Illinois $58,307
North Carolina $59,210
Utah $50,020
Tennessee $58,440
Iowa $56,880
Ohio $58,890
Nevada $63,950
West Virginia $53,900
North Dakota $57,170
Georgia $56,700
Michigan $56,690
Minnesota $58,650
Wisconsin $56,180
Florida $54,700
Pennsylvania $52,611
Texas $54,690
Delaware $55,570
New Hampshire $56,700
Missouri $54,580
Indiana $51,925
Kansas $51,807
Wyoming $53,850
New Mexico $52,260
Vermont $51,570
Maine $54,790
Kentucky $50,404
Montana $52,580
Arkansas $50,660
South Carolina $48,760
Louisiana $46,270
Alabama $49,460
Mississippi $38,560
Arizona $48,429
Nebraska $48,380
South Dakota $48,120
Oklahoma $47,340
Virgin Islands $47,190
Guam $46,700
Puerto Rico $28,750

How do public relations specialist salaries compare to similar careers?

Public relations specialists earn 7% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than talent agents but more than music business managers.

Career Median Salary
Talent agent salary $66K
Entrepreneur salary $43K
Consultant salary $64K
Online merchant salary $71K
Market research analyst salary $62K
Public relations specialist salary $60K
Energy broker salary $55K
Cost estimator salary $59K
Advertising sales agent salary $52K
Music business manager salary $32K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)