Public Relations Account Executive Salary in the United States

How much does a Public Relations Account Executive make in the United States? The average Public Relations Account Executive salary in the United States is $51,439 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $44,050 and $57,973. 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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$44,050 to $57,973
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Engage Partners, Inc. - New York , NY
The Account Executive is key to the account team and is instrumental in effectively implementing PR and communication plans on behalf of designated clients. Energy and passion, as well as a drive and ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Public Relations Senior Account Executive - Boston or Newburyport, MA Matter is an independent and thriving brand elevation agency unifying PR, social media, creative services, search marketing and ...
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Turchette - Fairfield , NJ
... PR success * Content creation for social media, blogs, etc. * Ability to clearly communicate a client's needs to the broader agency team, including media, creative, interactive and senior account ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Public Relations Account Executive - Providence, RI Matter is an independent and thriving brand elevation agency unifying PR, social media, creative services and search marketing. We are focused on ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Named the number one most powerful PR firm in the country by Observer in 2018, BerlinRosen was ... ACCOUNTABILITIES As our Senior Account Executive on the Digital Advocacy Team , you will... * Own ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
... PR, advertising, branding, sales branding, brand management, training, marketing training ... account executive, entry level event marketing, event marketing, sales coordinator, sales ...
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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 Relations Account Executive in the United States. The base salary for Public Relations Account Executive ranges from $44,050 to $57,973 with the average base salary of $51,439. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $45,391 to $60,997 with the average total cash compensation of $53,293.

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