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$71,110

Average Base Salary

$34/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,806

Average Bonus
The average communications officer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $71,110 or an hourly rate of $34. This is 12% higher (+$7,887) than the average communications officer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,806.
Salary by Experience

$50,060

Entry Level Salary

$86,738

Senior Level Salary
An entry level communications officer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $50,060. On the other end, a senior level communications officer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $86,738.
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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