Communications Analyst

Communications Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$77,000
$49,000
Min 10%
$77,000
Median 50%
$120,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Xerox
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a communications analyst make?
Communications Analysts in the US make on average $77,136 annually or $37.08 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $49,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $120,000. Professional companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Communications Analyst salaries are District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Virginia. Most Communications Analysts spend 2.9 years in the position.

Average Communications Analyst Salary By Location

Across America, Communications Analysts make on average $77,136 annually or $37.08 hourly. Washington, DC reports the highest Communications Analyst salaries at $80,971 per year. The average starting salary in Washington, DC for Communications Analysts is $49,000. District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Virginia are the states with the highest payscale for Communications Analysts. Vermont, Arkansas, Wyoming, Kentucky, and Louisiana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$80,971
2
San Francisco, CA
$79,602
3
Arlington, VA
$74,543
4
Annapolis, MD
$73,634
5
Mahwah, NJ
$71,340

Average Communications Analyst Salary By Company

Communications Analysts report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Finance companies have the most job opportunities for Communications Analysts. Xerox and Science Applications International ... are the best paying companies for Communications Analysts. Also, companies like Williams Industrial Services Group and Victory Capital Management pay their Communications Analysts very well.

Average Communications Analyst Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Communications Analyst works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Technology companies, Health Care companies, and Finance companies pay their Communications Analysts well. Technology companies pay Communications Analysts an average salary of $85,651, Health Care companies pay $83,840, and Finance companys come in at $79,034. The average salary for Communications Analysts in the Transportation industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $70,136.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$85,651
2
Health Care
$83,840
3
Finance
$79,034
4
Retail
$78,473
5
Media
$77,996

Recently Added Communications Analyst Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
The Ashlar Group
Communications Analyst
01/21/2020
$123,655
University of California Office of The President
Communications Analyst
01/10/2020
$94,180
International City Management
Communications Analyst
12/21/2019
$65,883
International City Management
Communications Analyst
11/30/2019
$65,883
San Diego State University
Communications Analyst
11/30/2019
$41,640
Defense Threat Reduction Agency
Communications Analyst
11/24/2019
$99,172
City of Seattle
Communications Analyst
10/28/2019
$72,579
McCarran International Airport
Communications Analyst
10/26/2019
$59,218
System One Services
Communications Analyst
10/17/2019
$101,762
Omaha Public Power District
Communications Analyst
10/16/2019
$76,730
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