The opportunities in the field of public relations will remain quite strong. This is exactly what is predicted by the United States bureau of labor studies. It has been said that the average growth of all other jobs combined can be less when compared to the growth rate of public relations (PR) jobs. For professionals who have done their specializations in the fields of science, technology, medicine, finance and international affairs for them the future in the public relations sector is quite bright. They have a fair chance to excel in this field.
There are organizations that are active in the field of business, government agencies, schools, institutions and international relations agencies and they particularly look for the establishment of a department of public relations independently for the running of their organizations smoothly.
There are quite a number of agencies that entertain and provide sincere service to their clients residing in different countries thus employing myriads of PR professionals who work diligently to achieve this purpose. It is surprising to note that some of the biggest agencies in U.S.A. are doing their business in these fields.
The number of PR professionals involved in such agencies in U.S.A. is as huge as 122000. 66.66% of that work in the field of public relations is from, social organizations, health care organizations, educational organizations, advertising agencies and educational institutions. Financial institutions, government agencies and manufacturing are some of the other departments where the rest work. The number of self employed PR consultants is 13000.
The average or the median figure salary drawn by a professional PR is around $ 35000. However the top notch people in this field earn even a heftier amount which is as big as $ 71000. But then this salary is drawn by only 10% people of the number involved in public relations jobs.
The opportunities in this field are increasing day by day. This position is getting its due respect as the time moves on. The global status of PR jobs is at a rise. This is mainly because of the growth of international business in the world forum and also because of the rise of respect in developing cross cultural activities between nations. As more and more countries are getting into making harmonious deals and contracts, the PR jobs are gaining importance globally.
On a whole public relations work can not only be good in terms of money but also in terms of an experience. A person will develop a good amount of exposure through this field. There is lot to learn and imbibe. There are big global organizations that give a lot of importance to such professionals.
Thus a person with his knowledge in his field can really rise high if he or she is ready to work hard and always be in a state of dynamism to learn more.
Silas Reed, Writer for PRCrossing, writes articles that inform and teach about different PR job profiles. Please visit http://www.PRcrossing.com/lcjobtypelisting.php and sign up for a FREE trial to gain access to ALL of the many exclusive job listings we offer in the PR profession.