Los Angeles PR Professionals Contribute Nearly Half-Billion Dollars to Local Economy

* Each new public relations job creates a total of 1.7 new jobs in Los Angeles County
* 10,000-plus public relations professionals earned an average of $78,000 in 2009
* Average wage is double the average wage of all workers in Los Angeles County

The Los Angeles chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA-LA) today released an independent economic impact report that found public relations agencies contribute more than $445 million to Los Angeles County’s economy annually, while each new public relations job creates nearly two new jobs. Read More »