Public Relations Specialist Salary in Sector of Management of Companies and Enterprises

The salary statistics of public relations specialists in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare public relations specialist salaries in different industries within the management of companies and enterprises sector.

Average Annual Salary of Public Relations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,080
25th Percentile Wage
$48,520
50th Percentile Wage
$65,330
75th Percentile Wage
$88,770
90th Percentile Wage
$116,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations specialists in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) public relations specialists is $116,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid public relations specialists is $37,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of public relations specialists in the industry sector of management of companies and enterprises from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,330-1.12%9.77%
201566,0602.48%-
201464,4203.66%-
201362,0605.01%-
201258,950--

Compare Public Relations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Management of Companies and Enterprises Sector

The average salaries of public relations specialists in two industries in the management of companies and enterprises sector are shown below. For detailed public relations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$65,330
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$65,330

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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