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Public Relations Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$89,487 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Public Relations Supervisor is $89,487 a year and $43 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Public Relations Supervisor is between $63,271 and $110,884. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Public Relations Supervisor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises an organization's public relations efforts.
  • Aids the administration with the presentation and the representation of the organization to the general public, customers, local communities, shareholders, and the financial community.
  • Contributes to the development and maintenance of the organization's corporate image and identity.
  • Oversees writing of and/or writes news releases and articles.
  • Collaborates with management in setting the short- and long-term strategic objectives while providing the supervision necessary to achieve profits, growth, or other goals of the organization.
Public Relations Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Public Relations Specialists

Job family population: 233,730

Estimated population of Public Relations Supervisor jobs: 3,927

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Public Relations Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Jun 18
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Azure Advertising
Sales | PR | Entry Level​ Are you a career focused individual with a competitive spirit and ... Customer Service Supervisor, Customer Service Coordinator, Customer Service Consultant, and ...
Customer Relations Associate
Jun 7
Hyde Park, IL, USA
Prestiz LLC
... Advertising, Supervisor, Public Relations, Office, Payroll, Admin, Training, Human Resources, Operations, Office Manager, General, Executive, Vice President, Sales, Manager, All, Recruiter ...
Event Supervisor Trainee / Entry Level Client Services
Jun 17
Lombard, IL, USA
IMMEDIATE HIRE: Marketing Management Firm
... public relations, advertising, marketing, sales, promotions, promotional marketing, b2b, b2c ... supervisor, general, advertising, writer, social services, java, all, graphic, mba, holiday, office ...
Campaign Relations Trainee *PAID TRAINING* #Growth #NewStart #2019
Jun 10
McKinley Park, IL, USA
... situations dealing with the public, so people with waiting, bar work or other hospitality ... Customer Service Supervisor, Customer Service Coordinator, Customer Service Consultant, and ...
Nurse Clinical Supervisor Manager - Home Health / Hospice Agency
Jun 15
Libertyville, IL, USA
Integrated Home Healthcare
Clinical Supervisor / Manager Home Healthcare and Hospice Agency in Lake County Illinois is seeking ... Participates in public relation and community activities that promote the organization's role as an ...
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