Financial and Consumer Sectors Up; IR, Gov’t Affairs Lag

Communications executives working in the corporate/financial and consumer spaces showed the biggest salary gains in 2003. Although executives working in each of these areas
have taken their lumps the last few years, their salaries are once again starting to creep back up as the economy shows signs of reviving. The numbers for PR people working in hi-
tech are up, albeit slightly. There are too many conflicting indicators in the hi-tech business to predict whether those numbers will continue upward.