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Manager Public Relations Salary
in San Diego, California

$122,400 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Manager Public Relations is $122,400 a year and $59 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Manager Public Relations is between $85,545 and $152,040. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Manager Public Relations. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Manages and coordinates employee, community, and public relations activities for an organization.
  • Manages and administers the presentation and representation of the organization to employees, the general public, customers, and shareholders.
  • Plans and implements public relations programs designed to create and maintain favorable public image for the organization.
Manager Public Relations Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Public Relations and Fundraising Managers

Job family population: 67,300

Estimated population of Manager Public Relations jobs: 3,771

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Manager Public Relations Job Listings for San Diego, California

Communication/PR Manager
May 29
San Diego, CA, USA
Cutwater Spirits
The Communication/PR Manager is accountable for coordinating strategic efforts to develop and grow engagement and awareness across the digital and traditional media ecosystem. They develop strategic ...
Marketing and PR Manager
Jun 14
Europa Village
Marketing and PR Manager for Europa Village Winery Reports to VP Marketing, Rancon GroupGeneral Manager, Europa Village Responsibilities Specific to Marketing & PR ManagerPossess and live Europa ...
Entry Level Management - Marketing, Advertising, Promotions, PR
Apr 1
Chula Vista, CA, USA
San Diego Promotional Marketing Firm
... manager. Those who have a passion for marketing, advertising, special events or event planning ... public relations and/or promotions are encouraged to apply to this unique opportunity. Get your ...
Marketing Communications & Public Relations Assistant
May 27
Chula Vista, CA, USA
The Job Window
The Job Window has an immediate need for a Marketing Communications & Public Relations Assistant to ... Management opportunities are waiting for those individuals who complete the program and show the ...
Entry Level Marketing and Public Relations
Apr 1
San Diego, CA, USA
San Diego Promotional Marketing Firm
Entry Level Management * Customer Service * Promotions **NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED HERE** WE PREFER TO TRAIN & DEVELOP OUR EMPLOYEES FOR MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE We are seeking individuals with LEADERSHIP ...
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