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$66,046

Average Base Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,678

Average Bonus
The average communications officer salary in United States is $66,046 or an equivalent hourly rate of $32. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,678. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$46,495

Entry Level Salary

$80,561

Senior Level Salary
An entry level communications officer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $46,495. On the other end, a senior level communications officer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $80,561.

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Job Description
Engage in promoting or creating an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media.
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