Advertising Schools
In San Francisco, California

In San Francisco, there are 2 advertising schools where advertising faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of advertising and advertising education in San Francisco, which includes advertising training at the following levels:

  • Advertising Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Advertising


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Francisco Vs. California Advertising Employment

San Francisco 4,340
California 29,740

Exactly 4,340 of the 29,740 advertising professionals employed in California, work in San Francisco. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Francisco, there has been a 2% decline in the number of advertising professionals. As the number of advertising professionals in San Francisco has decreased, overall employment in San Francisco has increased.

San Francisco Vs. California Advertising employment growth

36,000 34,400 33,030 31,960 29,740
4,410 4,250 4,600 4,270 4,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Francisco

Advertising VS. All professions salaries in San Francisco

$87,528 $91,158 $96,000 $97,648 $104,618
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Advertising in San Francisco
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Francisco

Salaries for advertising professionals in San Francisco have increased. In 2010 San Francisco advertising professionals earned an average yearly salary of $104,618. Four years earlier in 2006, advertising professionals in San Francisco made an average salary of $87,528 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Francisco.

Salary percentiles for Advertising professionals in San Francisco

10th percentile
$48,290
25th percentile
$64,148
50th percentile
$93,012
75th percentile
$83,270
90th percentile
$114,200

Advertising professionals in San Francisco make a median yearly salary of $93,012. The difference in pay between the advertising professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 136%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,290 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $114,200 per year.

Average Salaries for Advertising professionals and related professions in San Francisco

Communications
$60,165
Visual Communications
$65,883
Fashion Merchandising
$71,428
Fashion Marketing
$97,335
Advertising
$104,618
Business Administration
$127,245
Marketing
$129,953
Public Relations
$142,340
Small Business
$148,570

On average advertising professionals in San Francisco earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in San Francisco.

Educational Trends

Advertising schools in San Francisco

2

Many of San Francisco's advertising professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited advertising schools in the city.

Advertising Programs Offered In San Francisco

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

San Francisco's advertising schools offer 2 advertising degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Advertising Degrees In San Francisco

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
50
Total67

In 2010 approximately 67 students graduated from advertising courses.

Advertising Faculty Salaries in San Francisco, California

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