H3
 
High Wage. High Demand. High Skill.

Public Relations Specialists

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.

Overview

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Requirements

Required Education
Bachelor's degree
Required Work Experience
None
Job Training
None

Data

Comparisons

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Area/RegionEmployment 2016Employment 2026Percent ChangeAnnual OpeningsAvg. Hourly WageAvg. Annual WageH3High WageHigh SkillHigh Demand
Nebraska
2,225
2,427
9.08%
242
$25.93
$53,938
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Omaha Consortium
927
1,037
11.87%
105
$28.22
$58,691
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Lincoln MSA
681
752
10.43%
75
$26.28
$54,647
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Grand Island MSA
116
124
6.9%
12
$21.68
$45,096
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Central
186
199
6.99%
19
$18.64
$38,770
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Mid-Plains
29
32
10.34%
3
$18.37
$38,202
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Northeast
93
103
10.75%
11
$22.82
$47,461
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Panhandle
100
100
0%
10
$24.31
$50,560
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Sandhills
39
43
10.26%
4
$19.75
$41,082
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
Southeast
50
52
4%
5
$17.15
$35,691
H3 Job
High Wage Job
High Skill Job
High Demand Job
N/A: Data is not available due to confidentiality.
Wages from Occupational Employment Statistics, 4th Quarter 2017. Annual openings from 2016-2026 Long-term Occupational Projections.
Career Cluster information from Nebraska Department of Education.
Produced by the Nebraska Department of Labor, Office of Labor Market Information.