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Top Public Relations Officer Salary

How much does a Top Public Relations Officer make in Washington, United States?
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Salary Data for Top Public Relations Officer

$180,531 (USD)/yr

$87 (USD)/hr

$36,539 (USD)/yr

$178,020 (USD)/yr

$86 (USD)/hr

$36,539 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Directs, plans, develops, and oversees an organization's public relations efforts to create and maintain a favorable image, both internally and externally. Implements a program of action to earn public, employee, and shareholder understanding and acceptance. Develops and administers public relations programs and policies, including the dissemination of information about the organization through various means, including press releases, reports, public events, direct communication, and literature.
The average top public relations officer salary in Washington, United States is $180,531 or an equivalent hourly rate of $87. This is 5% higher (+$8,837) than the average top public relations officer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $36,539. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Washington, United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$123,785 (USD)

$225,716 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$209,285 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Top Public Relations Officer will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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