Advertising Schools
In Akron, Ohio

There is only one advertising school in Akron for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the advertising academic community in Akron, and the future trends. Academia in advertising includes advertising training at the advertising bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Advertising Employment

Akron 470
Ohio 7,710

Exactly 470 of Ohio's 7,710 advertising professionals work in Akron. The number of advertising professionals in Akron has shrunk by 35% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Advertising employment growth

8,600 8,420 8,430 7,890 7,710
720 590 610 530 470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Advertising VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$61,528 $63,713 $63,473 $63,300 $68,260
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Advertising in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of advertising professionals in Akron has shrunk, salaries for advertising professionals have increased. In 2010 Akron advertising professionals earned an average yearly salary of $68,260. The average salary for advertising professionals in Akron was $61,528 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of advertising professionals in Akron is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Advertising professionals in Akron

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Advertising professionals make a median salary of $56,385 per year in Akron. The difference in pay between the advertising professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 132%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,872 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,007 per year.

Average Salaries for Advertising professionals and related professions in Akron

Visual Communications
Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Business Administration
Small Business

On average advertising professional salaries in Akron are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Advertising schools in Akron


There is only one accredited advertising school in the city. Many of Akron's advertising professionals are graduates of this school.

Advertising Programs Offered In Akron


There is one degree and certificate program in advertising offered by Akron's advertising school.

Student Completed Advertising Degrees In Akron


In 2010 approximately 53 students graduated from advertising courses.

Advertising Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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