How much does a Top Public Relations Executive make in the United States? The average Top Public Relations Executive salary in the United States is $239,577 as of October 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $195,438 and $299,793. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $195,438 10% $155,251 90% $354,617 75% $299,793 $239,577 50%(Median)
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Top Public Relations Executive plans and directs all aspects of an organization's public relations policies, objectives, and initiatives. Ensures that all external communications result in positive public relations. Being a Top Public Relations Executive maintains public good will towards the organization. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Top Public Relations Executive demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Typically reports to top management. The Top Public Relations Executive manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Top Public Relations Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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