Communications Schools
In Columbia, Maryland

The city of Columbia has only one school where communications faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbia's communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes communications training at the communications certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Maryland Communications Employment

Columbia 3,260
Maryland 6,650

Exactly 3,260 of the 6,650 communications professionals employed in Maryland, work in Columbia. There has been a 8% growth in the number of communications professionals in Columbia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for communications professionals in Columbia has increased, overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. Maryland Communications employment growth

9,300 9,370 8,410 8,070 6,650
3,010 4,100 3,930 3,940 3,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$46,827 $49,943 $47,690 $51,880 $57,162
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

Salaries for communications professionals in Columbia have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $57,162 per year was earned by communications professionals in Columbia. The average salary for communications professionals in Columbia was $46,827 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$27,210
25th percentile
$35,040
50th percentile
$48,592
75th percentile
$70,040
90th percentile
$92,438

Communications professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $48,592 per year. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,210 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 240% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Columbia

Visual Communications
$43,923
Communications
$57,162
Fashion Marketing
$64,410
Creative Writing
$65,610
Advertising
$81,323
Public Relations
$89,860
Business
$95,170
Marketing
$104,123

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Columbia

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

Communications Programs Offered In Columbia

No data at this time.

Columbia's communications school offers one communications degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Columbia

No data at this time.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Maryland

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