Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Public Relations Specialists (27-3031)

Engage in promoting or creating an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 277 294 6.14 8 21 31
United States 270000 287300 0.0 8200 20700 30700
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 34.58 17.00 22.42 30.20 41.05 56.83
Alaska 34.73 21.67 26.92 33.10 41.02 50.91
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 34.28 21.37 26.59 32.44 39.64 53.64
Fairbanks North Star Borough 30.23 17.39 25.23 30.22 35.57 42.46
Balance of State 37.49 23.21 28.67 36.34 43.73 50.88

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.