Public Relations Specialist Salary Information in Tallahassee, Florida

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations specialists in Tallahassee, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of public relations specialists in Tallahassee is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Public Relations Specialists in Tallahassee, Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,510
25th Percentile Wage
$37,890
50th Percentile Wage
$53,430
75th Percentile Wage
$79,160
90th Percentile Wage
$174,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations specialists in Tallahassee, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $174,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $30,510.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of public relations specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,430
-9.98% 14.65%
2016
$58,760
9.10% -
2015
$53,410
18.52% -
2013
$43,520
-4.78% -
2012
$45,600
- -

Table 3. Compare Public Relations Specialist Salary in Tallahassee with Other Florida Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $53,430 in Tallahassee is in the middle of salary range for public relations specialists in state of Florida. In comparison, the annual salary of public relations specialists in Tallahassee is 14.4 percent (14.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville and 38.3 percent (38.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$62,450
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$60,180
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$57,330
Naples-Marco Island
$57,080
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$56,780
Gainesville
$56,120
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$56,030
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$55,340
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$55,260
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$55,240
Jacksonville
$55,030
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$55,020
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$53,840
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$53,570
Tallahassee
$53,430
Port St Lucie
$49,180
Ocala
$46,980
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$46,900
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$45,760
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$45,700
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$45,300
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$44,110
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$38,930
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$32,970



See also: Top paying jobs in Tallahassee, Florida.