The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations specialists in Gary, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of public relations specialists in Gary is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$27,140|
|25th Percentile Wage||$33,400|
|50th Percentile Wage||$42,050|
|75th Percentile Wage||$58,260|
|90th Percentile Wage||$76,880|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations specialists in Gary, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $42,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,140.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of public relations specialists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $42,050 in Gary is in the middle of salary range for public relations specialists in state of Indiana. In comparison, the annual salary of public relations specialists in Gary is 20.0 percent (20.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Columbus and 18.1 percent (18.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Fort Wayne|| |
|Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Michigan City-La Porte|| |
|Terre Haute|| |
|Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area|| |