Communications Schools
In Aiken, South Carolina

There is only one communications school in Aiken for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of communications and communications education in Aiken, which includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Aiken Vs. South Carolina Communications Employment

Aiken 350
South Carolina 4,780

Exactly 350 of the 4,780 communications professionals employed in South Carolina, work in Aiken. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of communications professionals in Aiken has shrunk by 26%. As the number of communications professionals in Aiken has decreased, overall employment in Aiken has increased.

Aiken Vs. South Carolina Communications employment growth

4,380 4,290 4,750 4,730 4,780
470 470 400 510 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Aiken

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Aiken

$33,768 $34,360 $37,814 $32,286 $35,265
$34,670 $35,980 $37,690 $38,890 $40,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Aiken
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aiken

As the number of communications professionals in Aiken has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $35,265 per year was earned by communications professionals in Aiken. The average salary for communications professionals in Aiken was $33,768 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Aiken.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Aiken

10th percentile
$20,705
25th percentile
$24,638
50th percentile
$29,720
75th percentile
$41,548
90th percentile
$53,512

Communications professionals in Aiken make a median yearly salary of $29,720. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 158%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,705 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $53,512 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Aiken

Communications
$35,265
Visual Communications
$35,910
Fashion Marketing
$54,095
Advertising
$64,557
Marketing
$83,107
Business
$84,724
Public Relations
$89,440

Communications professional salaries in Aiken are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Aiken

1

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

Communications Programs Offered In Aiken

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in communications offered by Aiken's communications school.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Aiken

associate
0
bachelor
35
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total35

Approximately 35 students graduated from communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Aiken, South Carolina

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