Communications Schools
In California, Pennsylvania

In California, there is only one communications school where communications faculty can find employment. The trends in California's communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes communications training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Communications
  • Masters degree in Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

California Vs. Pennsylvania Communications Employment

California 2,990
Pennsylvania 17,030

Exactly 2,990 of the 17,030 communications professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in California. The number of communications professionals in California has grown by 13% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of communications professionals in California has increased, overall employment in California has also increased.

California Vs. Pennsylvania Communications employment growth

18,860 14,150 20,850 20,110 17,030
2,640 3,730 3,930 3,770 2,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: California

Communications VS. All professions salaries in California

$48,683 $42,912 $45,455 $46,300 $44,272
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in California
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in California

As the number of communications professionals in California has grown, salaries for communications professionals have decreased. In 2010 California communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $44,272. Communications professionals in California made a yearly average salary of $48,683, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in California.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in California

10th percentile
$22,870
25th percentile
$28,538
50th percentile
$39,725
75th percentile
$51,665
90th percentile
$71,210

Communications professionals make a median salary of $39,725 per year in California. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 211%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $22,870 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $71,210 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in California

Visual Communications
$37,327
Communications
$44,272
Creative Writing
$59,270
Advertising
$73,698
Fashion Marketing
$76,525
Public Relations
$83,920
Business
$92,287
Marketing
$108,877

On average communications professionals in California earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in California.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in California

1

Many of California's communications professionals are graduates of the only accredited communications school in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In California

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

California's communications schools offer 2 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In California

associate
0
bachelor
46
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total47

Approximately 47 students completed communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in California, Pennsylvania

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