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Media Relations Specialists


In July 2016, reported the average annual salary for media relations specialists was $53,000. The U.S. Department of Labor reports that the lowest paid 10 percent of public relations specialists earned $31,690 or less per year in May 2015, while the highest paid 10 percent earned $110,080 or more. The median annual salary for public relations specialists was $56,770. Media relations specialists working for consulting firms, agencies, and large corporations earn the most, while those in the nonprofit sector earn less.

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