How Much Do People in Public Relations Earn?

New graduates usually start out earning about $30,000 - $35,000 a year. Experienced professionals can earn $100,000 a year or more depending on their specific industry and position.

PRIA is often asked about salary rates - whether it be an employer looking for guidance on what to pay their staff or a staff member wanting to pitch for salary increase.

New graduates usually start out at about $30,000 a year. Experienced professionals can earn $100,000 a year or more depending on the level at which they work in government, private industry or consulting and the nature of their work.

You may find these links useful for an insight into the industry's remuneration packages:

Last Updated: Wed, Aug 26 2015