PUBLIC RELATIONS CONSULTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$51,000
$33,000
Min 10%
$51,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sentara Healthcare
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a public relations consultant make?
As a Public Relations Consultant in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $51,902 per year or $24.95 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 47,000. The top 10 percent earn over $80,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $33,000 annually. Most Public Relations Consultant jobs are in Health Care companies and Media companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Public Relations Consultant salaries are Hawaii, New Jersey, Delaware, Connecticut, and Oregon. The typical employment for a Public Relations Consultant is 2.6 years.

Average Public Relations Consultant Salary By Company

Public Relations Consultants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Health Care companies and Media companies have the most job opportunities for Public Relations Consultants. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Public Relations Consultants are Sentara Healthcare and The PNC Financial Services Group Inc.. Companies like The Hartford and APCO Worldwide also pay high salaries to their Public Relations Consultants.

Average Public Relations Consultant Salary By Location

As a Public Relations Consultant in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $51,902 per year or $24.95 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Public Relations Consultant salaries at $55,171 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $33,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Public Relations Consultant salaries are Hawaii, New Jersey, Delaware, Connecticut, and Oregon. North Dakota, Arkansas, and Missouri have the lowest Public Relations Consultant salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$55,171
2
New York, NY
$53,952
3
Edison, NJ
$53,944
4
Seattle, WA
$53,884
5
Washington, DC
$52,345

RECENTLY ADDED Public Relations Consultant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Public Relations Consultant
10/12/2019
$83,480