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Working As A Digital Media Internship

  • Getting Information
  • Communicating with Persons Outside Organization
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Interacting With Computers
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Stressful

  • $47,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Digital Media Internship Do

Public relations specialists create and maintain a favorable public image for the organization they represent. They design media releases to shape public perception of their organization and to increase awareness of its work and goals. 

Duties

Public relations specialists typically do the following:

  • Write press releases and prepare information for the media
  • Respond to information requests from the media
  • Help clients communicate effectively with the public
  • Help maintain their organization's corporate image and identity
  • Draft speeches and arrange interviews for an organization’s top executives
  • Evaluate advertising and promotion programs to determine whether they are compatible with their organization’s public relations efforts
  • Evaluate public opinion of clients through social media

Public relations specialists, also called communications specialists and media specialists, handle an organization’s communication with the public, including consumers, investors, reporters, and other media specialists. In government, public relations specialists may be called press secretaries. In this setting, workers keep the public informed about the activities of government officials and agencies.

Public relations specialists draft press releases and contact people in the media who might print or broadcast their material. Many radio or television special reports, newspaper stories, and magazine articles start at the desks of public relations specialists. For example, a press release might describe a public issue, such as health, energy, or the environment, and what an organization does concerning that issue.

Press releases are increasingly being sent through the Internet and social media, in addition to publication through traditional media outlets. Public relations specialists are often in charge of monitoring and responding to social media questions and concerns.

Public relations specialists are different from advertisers in that they get their stories covered by media instead of purchasing ad space in publications and on television.

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How To Become A Digital Media Internship

Public relations specialists typically need a bachelor’s degree. Employers prefer candidates who have studied public relations, journalism, communications, English, or business.

Education

Public relations specialists typically need a bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism, communications, English, or business. Through such programs, students produce a portfolio of work that demonstrates their ability to prospective employers.

Training

Entry-level workers typically begin by maintaining files of material about an organization’s activities, skimming and retaining relevant media articles, and assembling information for speeches and pamphlets. After gaining experience, public relations specialists begin to write news releases, speeches, articles for publication, or carry out public relations programs.

Other Experience

Internships at public relations firms or in the public relations departments of other businesses can be helpful in getting a job as a public relations specialist.

Some employers prefer candidates that have experience communicating with others through a school newspaper or a leadership position in school or in their community.

Important Qualities

Interpersonal skills. Public relations specialists deal with the public and the media regularly; therefore, they must be open and friendly to maintain a favorable image for their organization.

Organizational skills. Public relations specialists are often in charge of managing several events at the same time, requiring superior organizational skills.

Problem-solving skills. Public relations specialists sometimes must explain how a company or client is handling sensitive issues. They must use good judgment in what they report and how they report it.

Speaking skills. Public relations specialists regularly speak on behalf of their organization. When doing so, they must be able to clearly explain the organization’s position.

Writing skills. Public relations specialists must be able to write well-organized and clear press releases and speeches. They must be able to grasp the key messages they want to get across and write them in a short, succinct way to get the attention of busy readers or listeners.

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Digital Media Internship Career Paths

Digital Media Internship
Production Assistant Executive Assistant Marketing Manager
Director Of Communications And Marketing
9 Yearsyrs
Production Assistant Account Executive Marketing Manager
Marketing Program Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Production Assistant Consultant Marketing Manager
Marketing And Operations Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Marketing Coordinator Executive Assistant Event Manager
Events Marketing Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Account Executive Owner Marketing Director
Director Of Digital Marketing
9 Yearsyrs
Graphic Designer Web Designer Web Developer
Web Content Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Account Executive Senior Account Executive Public Relations Director
Media Relations Director
5 Yearsyrs
Marketing Coordinator Marketing Specialist Marketing Manager/Project Manager
Digital Project Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Marketing Coordinator Marketing Specialist Marketing Communications Manager
Content Marketing Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Graphic Designer Marketing Specialist Digital Marketing Specialist
Online Marketing Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Marketing Assistant Marketing Consultant Brand Manager
Head Of Marketing
5 Yearsyrs
Editor Project Manager Senior Product Manager
Marketing Lead
5 Yearsyrs
Marketing Assistant Social Media Specialist Digital Marketing Specialist
Digital Marketing Strategist
5 Yearsyrs
Reporter Public Relations Specialist
Media Relations Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Graphic Designer Editor Content Manager
Digital Content Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Marketing Assistant Editor Social Media Manager
Manager Of Digital Media
5 Yearsyrs
Writer And Editor Marketing Consultant Marketing Manager/Project Manager
Marketing Account Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Writer And Editor Marketing Consultant Social Media Manager
Marketing Strategist
6 Yearsyrs
Media Planner Digital Media Planner Sales Planner
Digital Account Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Reporter Writer And Editor Senior Copywriter
Brand Strategist
5 Yearsyrs
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Average Yearly Salary
$47,000
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$25,000
Min 10%
$47,000
Median 50%
$47,000
Median 50%
$47,000
Median 50%
$47,000
Median 50%
$47,000
Median 50%
$47,000
Median 50%
$47,000
Median 50%
$86,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Arup Group
Highest Paying City
Arlington, VA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Avg Experience Level
0.5 years
How much does a Digital Media Internship make at top companies?
The national average salary for a Digital Media Internship in the United States is $47,487 per year or $23 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $25,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $86,000.

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Top Skills for A Digital Media Internship

  1. Company Website
  2. Video Production
  3. Press Releases
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Created interesting and informative product videos for the company website and help strengthen the brand through other forms of multimedia.
  • Involved in all aspects of video production, including recording, editing, creating graphics, and managing digital assets.
  • Compiled press releases and news articles for the team and opponents for use in the press box during game-time.
  • Created, monitored and promoted Facebook page using social media marketing applications.
  • Researched cultural histories of past exhibitions for public education story articles in the online Multimedia section.

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Digital Media Internship Demographics

Gender

Female

49.1%

Male

39.4%

Unknown

11.5%
Ethnicity

White

58.3%

Hispanic or Latino

15.9%

Black or African American

11.6%

Asian

10.5%

Unknown

3.7%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

44.1%

French

15.2%

Mandarin

6.8%

Chinese

6.6%

Italian

4.3%

German

3.6%

Korean

2.7%

Japanese

2.7%

Russian

2.0%

Cantonese

1.9%

Arabic

1.9%

Portuguese

1.8%

Hebrew

1.4%

Vietnamese

1.1%

Hindi

1.0%

Greek

0.8%

Gujarati

0.6%

Tagalog

0.6%

Thai

0.4%

Urdu

0.4%
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Digital Media Internship Education

Schools

New York University

12.2%

University of Texas at Austin

9.7%

American University

6.2%

Syracuse University

5.7%

University of Southern California

5.3%

Michigan State University

5.3%

Boston University

5.1%

Temple University

4.5%

Pennsylvania State University

4.4%

Florida State University

4.2%

Howard University

4.2%

DePaul University

4.0%

Arizona State University

3.9%

University of Georgia

3.8%

University of California - Los Angeles

3.7%

University of Central Florida

3.7%

George Washington University

3.6%

University of Maryland - College Park

3.6%

University of Alabama

3.5%

Fordham University

3.2%
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Majors

Communication

25.3%

Journalism

9.5%

Marketing

9.4%

Public Relations

8.3%

Business

7.5%

Photography

5.8%

Advertising

3.6%

English

3.6%

Graphic Design

3.4%

Kinesiology

3.2%

Political Science

3.1%

Digital Media

3.0%

Entertainment Business

2.3%

Fine Arts

2.1%

Business Communications

1.8%

Management

1.7%

Agricultural Public Services

1.7%

Writing

1.6%

Psychology

1.5%

Computer Science

1.5%
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Degrees

Bachelors

71.5%

Masters

14.4%

Other

9.8%

Associate

2.0%

Certificate

1.3%

Doctorate

0.7%

Diploma

0.2%

License

0.0%
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