Salary Communications Specialist

Our data for salaries for communications specialist has been updated the last time on 2021-10-29. On 2021-10-29 the average salary for a communications specialist was R 21 833. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for communications specialist are R 372 000 and the lowest are R 240 000. The most common salaries for communications specialist are between R 240 000 (25%) and R 240 000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of R 31 000 and a minimum of R 20 000 with the most common monthly salaries for communications specialist between R 20 000 and R 20 000 per month or R 115 and R 115 per hour.

 
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Highest salary for communications specialist in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for communications specialist based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for communications specialist are compared:

Eastern Cape – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Eastern Cape are:

  1. Kwazulu R 27 477 per month.
  2. East London R 13 966 per month.
  3. Port Elizabeth R 1 840 per month.

Free State – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Free State are:

  1. Welkom R 8 499 per month.
  2. Bloemfontein R 4 471 per month.

Gauteng – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Gauteng are:

  1. Erasmuskloof R 50 878 per month.
  2. Pretoria West R 33 051 per month.
  3. Carletonville R 30 708 per month.
  4. Sunninghill R 26 313 per month.
  5. Centurion R 21 833 per month.
  6. Fourways R 21 833 per month.
  7. Linbro Park R 21 833 per month.
  8. Johannesburg R 20 000 per month.
  9. Johannesburg North R 19 442 per month.

Kwazulu-Natal – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Kwazulu-Natal are:

  1. Mpumalanga R 21 833 per month.
  2. Pinetown R 12 479 per month.
  3. Ballito R 12 479 per month.
  4. Umhlanga R 12 479 per month.
  5. Durban North R 9 209 per month.
  6. Pietermaritzburg R 8 469 per month.
  7. Durban R 7 667 per month.
  8. Phoenix R 7 270 per month.
  9. Hillcrest R 7 074 per month.

Limpopo – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Limpopo are:

  1. Polokwane R 4 004 per month.

Mpumalanga – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Mpumalanga are:

  1. Hazyview R 23 957 per month.
  2. Kruger National Park R 21 562 per month.
  3. Nelspruit R 7 388 per month.
  4. Middelburg R 7 294 per month.
  5. Witbank R 6 980 per month.

North West – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in North West are:

  1. Klerksdorp R 25 916 per month.
  2. Rustenburg R 20 549 per month.
  3. Brits R 13 803 per month.
  4. Potchefstroom R 8 311 per month.
  5. Mafikeng R 4 045 per month.

Northern Cape – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Northern Cape are:

  1. Kimberley R 17 228 per month.

Western Cape – average salary R 21 833

The top cities for communications specialist in Western Cape are:

  1. Knysna R 21 833 per month.
  2. Table View R 21 833 per month.
  3. Cape Winelands R 21 547 per month.
  4. Helderberg R 21 344 per month.
  5. West Coast R 21 344 per month.
  6. Durbanville R 20 165 per month.
  7. Goodwood R 18 986 per month.
  8. Somerset West R 15 975 per month.
  9. Montague Gardens R 15 957 per month.
  10. Stellenbosch R 15 925 per month.

Salary communications specialist per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for communications specialist based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Hourly Salary
Eastern Cape R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
Free State R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
Gauteng R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
KwaZulu-Natal R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
Limpopo R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
Mpumalanga R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
North West R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
Northern Cape R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96
Western Cape R 262 000 R 21 833 R 125,96

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Marketing Specialist R 232 000 R 19 319 R 4 458 R 111,46
Technical Solutions Specialist R 650 000 R 54 166 R 12 500 R 312,5
Technical Specialist R 632 000 R 52 666 R 12 153 R 303,85
Service Specialist R 408 000 R 34 000 R 7 846 R 196,15
Solutions Specialist R 180 000 R 15 000 R 3 461 R 86,54
Marketing and Communications Manager R 725 000 R 60 416 R 13 942 R 348,56
Multimedia Specialist R 250 000 R 20 875 R 4 817 R 120,43
Marketing and Communications Officer R 410 000 R 34 166 R 7 884 R 197,12
Digital Marketing Specialist R 320 000 R 26 694 R 6 160 R 154,0
Engineering Specialist R 1 030 000 R 85 833 R 19 807 R 495,19
Outreach Specialist R 120 000 R 10 000 R 2 307 R 57,69
Procurement Specialist R 363 000 R 30 268 R 6 984 R 174,62
Business Development Specialist R 415 000 R 34 614 R 7 987 R 199,7
Financial Specialist R 625 000 R 52 083 R 12 019 R 300,48
Performance Marketing Specialist R 600 000 R 50 000 R 11 538 R 288,46
Customer Service Specialist R 180 000 R 15 000 R 3 461 R 86,54
Education Specialist R 260 000 R 21 700 R 5 007 R 125,19
Finance Specialist R 1 248 000 R 104 000 R 24 000 R 600,0
Implementation Specialist R 497 000 R 41 388 R 9 551 R 238,78
Sales Specialist R 220 000 R 18 314 R 4 226 R 105,66
Environmental Specialist R 425 000 R 35 393 R 8 167 R 204,19
Telecommunications Technician R 96 000 R 8 000 R 1 846 R 46,15
Administrative Technical Specialist R 333 000 R 27 783 R 6 411 R 160,29
Social Media Marketing Specialist R 279 000 R 23 215 R 5 357 R 133,93
Sourcing Specialist R 650 000 R 54 166 R 12 500 R 312,5
Content Marketing Specialist R 420 000 R 35 000 R 8 076 R 201,92
Social Media Specialist R 97 000 R 8 062 R 1 860 R 46,51
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Online Marketing Specialist R 142 000 R 11 833 R 2 730 R 68,27
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