Communications Schools
In Iowa City, Iowa

There is only one communications school in Iowa City for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in communications in the city of Iowa City, which encompasses communications training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Iowa City Vs. Iowa Communications Employment

Iowa City 240
Iowa 5,820

Of the 5,820 communications professionals employed in Iowa, 240 work in Iowa City. The number of communications professionals in Iowa City has grown by 71% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Iowa City has decreased.

Iowa City Vs. Iowa Communications employment growth

5,850 5,740 5,880 6,190 5,820
140 270 200 250 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Iowa City

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Iowa City

$29,033 $34,385 $36,600 $36,953 $36,730
$35,420 $37,480 $38,940 $40,390 $41,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Iowa City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Iowa City

As the number of communications professionals in Iowa City has grown, salaries for communications professionals have also increased. In 2010 Iowa City communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $36,730. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Iowa City made an average salary of $29,033 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Iowa City.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Iowa City

10th percentile
$24,630
25th percentile
$30,307
50th percentile
$36,100
75th percentile
$43,067
90th percentile
$51,157

Communications professionals in Iowa City earn a median salary of $36,100 per year. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 108%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,630 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $51,157 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Iowa City

Communications
$36,730
Visual Communications
$39,880
Advertising
$53,190
Fashion Marketing
$74,210
Public Relations
$74,970
Marketing
$80,260
Business
$85,150

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Iowa City

1

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

Communications Programs Offered In Iowa City

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total4

Iowa City's communications schools offer 4 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Iowa City

associate
0
bachelor
242
master
1
doctor
10
Certificate
7
Total260

Approximately 260 students completed communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Iowa City, Iowa

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