How much does a Public Affairs Officer make in the United States? The average Public Affairs Officer salary in the United States is $92,019 as of July 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $75,726 and $112,764. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Inter-Con Security Systems, Inc. - Newport News , VA
... government services, foreign affairs and many more. Your career success drives our success ... and infrastructure, public venues that required an enhanced presence and personal protective ...
Inter-Con Security Systems - 5 days ago
Our Armed Security Officers allow us to contribute to our company's core purpose of providing ... Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to ...
Allied Universal - 7 days ago
Allied Universal - Roanoke , VA
As a Professional Security Officer for Allied Universal you will be Responsible for the Security ... and the general public in a professional and effective manner * Valid guard card/license, as ...
Allied Universal - 4 days ago
Allied Universal - Roanoke , VA
As a Professional Security Officer for Allied Universal you will be Responsible for the Security ... and the general public in a professional and effective manner * Valid guard card/license, as ...
Allied Universal - 4 days ago
The Cleared Security Officer will be responsible for the protection of and access to highly ... and the general public in a professional and effective manner * Valid guard card/license, as ...
Allied Universal - 7 days ago
Allied Universal - Herndon , VA
The Cleared Security Officer will be responsible for the protection of and access to highly ... and the general public in a professional and effective manner * Valid guard card/license, as ...
Allied Universal - 7 days ago

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Public Affairs Officer in the United States. The base salary for Public Affairs Officer ranges from $75,726 to $112,764 with the average base salary of $92,019. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $90,915 to $158,811 with the average total cash compensation of $119,219.

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