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Communication Specialist Salary

How much does a Communication Specialist make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Communication Specialist

$76,255 (USD)/yr

$37 (USD)/hr

$1,998 (USD)/yr

$75,287 (USD)/yr

$36 (USD)/hr

$1,998 (USD)/yr

Job 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.
The average communication specialist salary in United States is $76,255 or an equivalent hourly rate of $37. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,998. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$54,381 (USD)

$94,255 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$88,401 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Communication Specialist will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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