Communications Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

Communications faculty can choose to work at one of 2 communications schools in Lexington. The trends in Lexington'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
  • PhD degree in Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Communications Employment

Lexington 670
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 670 of the 4,400 communications professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Lexington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of communications professionals in Lexington has shrunk by 8%. As the employment for communications professionals in Lexington has decreased, overall employment in Lexington has increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Communications employment growth

4,580 4,530 4,540 4,480 4,400
730 810 720 720 670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$40,660 $39,142 $38,822 $35,410 $36,434
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

Salaries for communications professionals in Lexington have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $36,434 per year was earned by communications professionals in Lexington. The average salary for communications professionals in Lexington was $40,660 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of communications professionals in Lexington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Lexington

10th percentile
$19,826
25th percentile
$23,424
50th percentile
$32,968
75th percentile
$44,514
90th percentile
$57,488

Communications professionals in Lexington make a median yearly salary of $32,968. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,826 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $57,488 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Lexington

Visual Communications
$35,810
Communications
$36,434
Creative Writing
$41,190
Fashion Marketing
$52,755
Advertising
$54,910
Public Relations
$71,190
Business
$79,543
Marketing
$82,483

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Lexington

2

Many of Lexington's communications professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited communications schools in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in communications offered by Lexington's communications schools.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
132
master
9
doctor
11
Certificate
0
Total152

Approximately 152 students completed communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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