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Communication specialist salary in United States

How much does a Communication Specialist make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $55,253
Low $35,652
High $85,631
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a communication specialist is $55,253 per year in the United States. 2.2k salaries reported, updated at November 24, 2022

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Top companies for Communication Specialists in United States

  1. Siemens
    10,345 reviews10 salaries reported
    $89,873per year
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Highest paying cities for Communication Specialists near United States

  1. Washington, DC
    $72,348 per year
    85 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $70,363 per year
    35 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $61,886 per year
    35 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $60,267 per year
    16 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $58,401 per year
    21 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $56,640 per year
    25 salaries reported
  1. Birmingham, AL
    $41,932 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Detroit, MI
    $39,701 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Norcross, GA
    $24,804 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Communication Specialists

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 252 ratings

58% of Communication Specialists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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