How much does a Media Relations Specialist make? The average Media Relations Specialist salary is $52,962 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $46,201 and $61,883. 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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ROCS - Alexandria , VA
Supports execution of the strategic media relations plan -- proofs, distributes, and pitches media ... the Communications Specialist: * Degree from a four-year college or university in English ...
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago
Lafayette Group, Inc. - Arlington , VA
This position will involve developing communications strategies and work products on a variety of strategic communications, media/public affairs, public relations, stakeholder engagement, video ...
Upward.net - 56 days ago
Loudoun County - Leesburg , VA
Demonstrate an understanding of social media platforms and their application to enhancing program ... public relations; * Are comfortable with using automated technology and experience working with ...
DiversityJobs - 69 days ago
... relations, economics, energy, counter proliferation, cyber threats, counternarcotic, military ... Demonstrated expertise in media/information and source behavior. Education: * Bachelor's degree ...
Lensa - 30 days ago
JobTracks, Inc. - Richmond , VA
We're looking for an experienced social media coordinator with a passion for community building. In ... Our ideal candidate is passionate about communications, customer relations, and driving the ...
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JobTracks, Inc. - Arlington , VA
We're looking for an experienced social media coordinator with a passion for community building. In ... Our ideal candidate is passionate about communications, customer relations, and driving the ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago

Media Relations Specialist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Media Relations Specialist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Media Relations Specialist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $66,203
Washington, DC $58,958
Miami, FL $51,559
Chicago, IL $56,187
Boston, MA $59,673
New York, NY $63,714
Dallas, TX $52,618
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What is the average salary for Media Relations Specialist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Media Relations Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Media Relations Specialist ranges from $46,201 to $61,883 with the average base salary of $52,962. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $47,417 to $64,732 with the average total cash compensation of $54,646.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $52,962 $46,201 - $61,883
Bonus $1,684 $1,216 - $2,850
Total Pay $54,646 $47,417 - $64,732
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What's the difference between Senior Media Relations Specialist and Media Relations Specialist?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Media Relations Specialist is $52,962, and the average salary of Senior Media Relations Specialist is $44,014. The average salary of Senior Media Relations Specialist is lower than Media Relations Specialist. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a Media Relations Specialist, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Media Relations Specialist. a Media Relations Specialist Salary in New Britain, CT is $57,200 as of October 28, 2020; a Media Relations Specialist Salary in Barnstable, MA is $55,850 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Media Relations Specialist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Media Relations Specialist?
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Last Update: October 28, 2020