Report: 2009 PR Salaries Cut and Bonuses Slashed

A new study from PR executive search and consulting firm Spring Associates reveals that base salaries for both corporate and agency PR professionals decreased by double digits in 2009—corporate by 11.3% and agencies by 10.6%. The findings of the yearly “Official PR Salary & Bonus Report” are particularly troubling given that in 2008 there were mild base salary increases in both corporate PR and agencies, 2.7% and 2.

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