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$78,161

Average Base Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,048

Average Bonus
The average communications specialist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $78,161 or an hourly rate of $38. This is 12% higher (+$8,669) than the average communications specialist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,048.
Salary by Experience

$55,024

Entry Level Salary

$95,338

Senior Level Salary
An entry level communications specialist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,024. On the other end, a senior level communications specialist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $95,338.
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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