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Fast Facts for Public Relations Specialists in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Chicago and Kankakee
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Rockford, Peoria and Champaign
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Springfield and Peoria

Salaries for Public Relations Specialists in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Champaign and Peoria

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Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Public Relations Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Public Relations Specialists relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Champaign-Urbana220 $51,840
Bloomington160 $68,150
Springfield190 $75,910
Peoria140 $75,210
Rockford70 $53,840
Carbondale-Marion60 $56,370

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