Publicist Salary in the United States

How much does a Publicist make in the United States? The average Publicist salary in the United States is $46,433 as of August 27, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $41,911 and $54,956. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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What is a Publicist?

A publicist is a person whose job is to generate and manage publicity for a company, a brand, or public figure - especially a celebrity - or for a work such as a book, film, or album. Publicists are public-relations specialists who have the role to maintain and represent the images of individuals, rather than representing an entire corporation or business. Publicists are also hired by public figures who want to maintain or protect their image. Publicists brand their clients by getting magazine, TV, newspaper, and website coverage. Most top-level publicists work in private practice, handling mu...

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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 Publicist in the United States. The base salary for Publicist ranges from $41,911 to $54,956 with the average base salary of $46,433. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $42,958 to $57,328 with the average total cash compensation of $47,833.

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Job Openings for Publicist
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa -
Atlantis has opened an exclusive Publicist career opportunity. Develop/maintain relationships with local/industry print, broadcast and web contacts as primary contact for company. Develop new ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
White Oak Communications - Culver City , CA
White Oak Communications is seeking a Publicist. The individual in this position should have 2-3 years of agency experience managing high level accounts in the food / wine / spirits industry, or in ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Gooding & Company -
... publicist to manage the press desk, support staff, and on-site interviews at auction events Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Graphic Design, Photography, or related fieldStrong eye for ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Russell Tobin & Associates - Burbank , CA
Handles episodic coverage: review scripts or publicist-prepared synopsis, and coordinate photographer assignments. * Drafts photo memos. * Books photographers for episodic and event coverage.
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago