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Communications Specialist Salary
in Columbus, Ohio

$76,428 (USD)

Average Salary

$37/hr

Average Hourly

$2,002

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Communications Specialist is $76,428 a year and $37 an hour in Columbus, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for a Communications Specialist is between $54,504 and $94,469. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Communications Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbus, Ohio.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Coordinates the internal communications that occurs within an organization.
  • Devises, designs, and edits communication for items such as memos, emails, fundraisers, contests, brochures, newsletters, and other internal publications.
  • Writes, copyedits, proofreads, and revises communications content as necessary.
  • Prepares strategic communication plan for company.
  • Ensures communication strategy is consistent and reflects the organization's strategic vision.
Communications Specialist Job Prevalence in Columbus, Ohio, United States

Job family: Public Relations Specialists

Job family population: 233,730

Estimated population of Communications Specialist jobs: 66,122

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$88,601
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Columbus ( kə-LUM-bəs) is the state capital and the largest city of and the most populous city in the U.S. State of Ohio. With a population of 892,533 as of 2018 estimates, it is the 14th-most populous city in the United States and one of the fastest growing large cities in the nation. This makes Columbus the third-most populous state capital in the US (after Phoenix, Arizona and Austin, Texas) and the second-most populous city in the Midwest (after Chicago, Illinois). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses ten counties. With a population of 2,078,725, it is Ohio...

Communications Specialist Job Listings for Columbus, Ohio

Brand Champion - Marketing, PR and Communications Specialist
Jul 17
Blacklick, OH, USA
Clean Energy and Technology Solutions Provider
General Responsibilities: · Manage and assist marketing development project efforts · Brainstorm, implement, monitor and evaluate communications strategy, including advertising, promotions, and ...
Marketing Communications Specialist - Junior Associate
Jul 16
Delaware, OH, USA
Upper Echelon Marketing
The Marketing Communications Specialist will work closely with the Marketing Specialist and Sales & Marketing Director to drive revenue while educating new market territories about services offered ...
Content Specialist
Jul 8
Dublin, OH, USA
Kappa Kappa Gamma
Purpose The Content Specialist is an integral member of the Marketing and Communications Department and is responsible for developing enterprise-wide content, driving engagement rates with Kappa ...
Junior Marketing & Energy Customer Communications Coordinator: EL
May 21
Hyde Park, OH, USA
Local Business Development Firm
... Specialist and Sales & Marketing Director to drive revenue while educating new market territories ... A communications giant who currently provides wireless services to millions worldwide!) This ...
Email Marketing Specialist
Jul 9
Columbus, OH, USA
Improveit! Home Remodeling
Email Marketing Specialist Job Summary We are seeking a dynamic, experienced Email Marketing ... Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications or related field Email Marketing ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Communications Specialist is $76,428 a year and $37 an hour in Columbus, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for a Communications Specialist is between $54,504 and $94,469. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Communications Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbus, Ohio.

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Communications Specialist Job Listings for Columbus, Ohio

Brand Champion - Marketing, PR and Communications Specialist
Jul 17
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General Responsibilities: · Manage and assist marketing development project efforts · Brainstorm, implement, monitor and evaluate communications strategy, including advertising, promotions, and ...
Marketing Communications Specialist - Junior Associate
Jul 16
Delaware, OH, USA
Upper Echelon Marketing
The Marketing Communications Specialist will work closely with the Marketing Specialist and Sales & Marketing Director to drive revenue while educating new market territories about services offered ...
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