Public Information Officer Salary in the United States

How much does a Public Information Officer make in the United States? The average Public Information Officer salary in the United States is $73,022 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $59,494 and $89,157. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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What is a Public Information Officer?

Public information officers (PIOs) are the communications coordinators or spokespersons of certain governmental organizations (i.e. city, county, school district, state government and police/fire departments). The primary responsibility of a PIOs is to provide information to the public and media as necessary and to meet the legal requirements. PIOs are often identified by the initials "PIO" emblazoned on helmets or vests....

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$59,494 Low Average $73,022 High $89,157

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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 Information Officer in the United States. The base salary for Public Information Officer ranges from $59,494 to $89,157 with the average base salary of $73,022. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $69,037 to $115,779 with the average total cash compensation of $87,737.

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Allied Universal - Houston , Texas
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Allied Universal - 3 days ago
City and County of Denver - Denver , Colorado
... information. Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with other employees, organizations and the public. Maintain professional standards in all contacts with the public and ... - 3 days ago
AERI - Yuba City , CA
Organize information and statements and coordinate activities for external audits * Ensure ... Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA) license preferred
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