Communications Schools
In Columbus, Ohio

Communications faculty can choose to work at one of 4 communications schools in Columbus. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of communications and communications education in Columbus, which includes communications training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Communications
  • Masters degree in Communications
  • PhD degree in Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Ohio Communications Employment

Columbus 3,350
Ohio 13,100

Exactly 3,350 of Ohio's 13,100 communications professionals work in Columbus. There has been a 43% growth in the number of communications professionals in Columbus between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of communications professionals in Columbus has increased, overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Ohio Communications employment growth

15,740 13,330 17,040 16,200 13,100
2,340 2,830 3,130 3,160 3,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$37,590 $37,255 $36,825 $37,627 $37,742
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

Salaries for communications professionals in Columbus have increased. Columbus communications professionals made $37,742 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Columbus made an average salary of $37,590 per year. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Columbus is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Columbus

10th percentile
$21,882
25th percentile
$25,950
50th percentile
$34,362
75th percentile
$45,676
90th percentile
$58,586

Communications professionals in Columbus make a median yearly salary of $34,362. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,882 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,586 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Columbus

Communications
$37,742
Visual Communications
$46,303
Creative Writing
$60,050
Advertising
$77,680
Fashion Marketing
$78,405
Business
$95,724
Marketing
$112,163
Public Relations
$112,580

On average communications professional salaries in Columbus are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Columbus

4

There are 4 accredited communications schools in the city. Many of Columbus' communications professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Communications Programs Offered In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total8

Columbus' communications schools offer 8 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
500
master
7
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total511

Approximately 511 students completed communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Ohio

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