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Public Relations Specialist Salary
in New York, United States

$73,109 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Public Relations Specialist is $73,109 a year and $35 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Public Relations Specialist is between $52,509 and $90,143. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Public Relations Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and organizes public relations program designed to create and maintain favorable public image for employer or client.
  • Plans and oversees development and communication of information designed to keep the public informed of employer's programs, accomplishments, or point of view.
  • Coordinates public relations efforts in order to meet needs, objectives, and policies of individual, special interest group, business concern, nonprofit organization, or governmental agency.
  • Represents organization as in-house staff member or serves as an outside consultant.
Public Relations Specialist Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Public Relations Specialists

Job family population: 233,730

Estimated population of Public Relations Specialist jobs: 66,122

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Public Relations Specialist Job Listings for New York, United States

Public Relations Specialist
Mar 15
New York, NY, USA
Passfeed, Inc.
The PR professional that will come aboard for the ride will need to tell our story in as many ways as possible: News Wire and Top-tier Publications being the main sources. You will have a background ...
Public Relations/Communications Specialist
Mar 7
New York, NY, USA
Koren Rogers Associates Inc.
We are seeking a Public Relations/Communications Specialist to join our team! You will be responsible for supporting the Public Relations Manager with ublic relations initiatives of the organization
Tax Public Relations and Communications Specialist
Mar 4
New York, NY, USA
Eversheds Sutherland
The Public Relations and Communications Specialist will work in the Firm's Tax Practice reporting to the Tax Practice manager. This individual will support the department in all aspects of ...
Public Relations Specialist - Entry Level Marketing
Mar 18
Madison, NJ, USA
Paid Training!
The Public Relations Specialist includes self-study modules, structured on-the-job training, classroom instruction at our regional training facilities, as well as ongoing education throughout your ...
Public Relations & Marketing Communications Specialist
Mar 18
Hempstead, NY, USA
Prestige NY
The Job Window has an immediate need for an entry level Public Relations & Marketing Communications Specialist to join our client's rapidly growing team. This creative promotional marketing company ...
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