PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$72,000
$42,000
Min 10%
$72,000
Median 50%
$123,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Citi
Highest Paying City
Vacaville, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a public affairs officer make?
The national average salary for a Public Affairs Officer in the United States is $72,333 per year or $34.78 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $123,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $42,000. Most Public Affairs Officer jobs are in Finance companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Public Affairs Officer salaries include Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Maine, and District of Columbia. Most Public Affairs Officers spend 3.8 years in the position.

Average Public Affairs Officer Salary By Company

If you are a Public Affairs Officer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Public Affairs Officers are in Finance companies and Professional companies. Public Affairs Officers at Citi and Travis Credit Union report the highest salaries. Also, companies like Liberty Mutual and Johns Hopkins University pay their Public Affairs Officers very well.

Average Public Affairs Officer Salary By Location

Across America, Public Affairs Officers make on average $72,333 annually or $34.78 hourly. Public Affairs Officers make the most in Vacaville, CA at about $96,747 per year. Even as an entry-level Public Affairs Officer, you will make $48,000 per year in Vacaville, CA. Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Maine, and District of Columbia are the highest paying states. Arizona, Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, and Oklahoma have the lowest reported salaries for Public Affairs Officers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Vacaville, CA
$96,747
2
Washington, DC
$88,571
3
Baltimore, MD
$88,135
4
Madison, WI
$76,639
5
Omaha, NE
$75,779

RECENTLY ADDED Public Affairs Officer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Us Army
Public Affairs Officer
10/31/2019
$40,000
Maryland Government Jobs
Public Affairs Officer
09/19/2019
$38,601
Public Affairs Officer
08/28/2019
$74,596
Interior, Us Fish and Wildlife Service
Public Affairs Officer
08/26/2019
$74,937
National Endowment for The Humanities
Public Affairs Officer
08/03/2019
$117,191
Public Affairs Officer
08/01/2019
$74,596
Maryland Government Jobs
Public Affairs Officer
07/23/2019
$32,752
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Public Affairs Officer
07/23/2019
$99,172
Office of The Inspector General
Public Affairs Officer
07/20/2019
$99,172
Public Affairs Officer
06/19/2019
$85,810
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