Communications Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

There are 4 communications schools in Louisville 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 Louisville, which encompasses communications training at the following levels:

  • Communications Certificate
  • Associates degree in Communications
  • Bachelors degree in Communications
  • Masters degree in Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Communications Employment

Louisville 1,480
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 1,480 of Kentucky's 4,400 communications professionals work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Louisville, there has been a 20% decline in the number of communications professionals. As the number of communications professionals in Louisville has decreased, overall employment in Louisville has increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Communications employment growth

4,580 4,530 4,540 4,480 4,400
1,850 1,790 1,730 1,480 1,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$42,460 $42,868 $42,674 $40,975 $43,555
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

As the number of communications professionals in Louisville has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have increased. In 2010 communications professionals in Louisville reportedly earned an average salary of $43,555 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for communications professionals in Louisville was $42,460 per year. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Louisville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Louisville

10th percentile
$23,692
25th percentile
$29,428
50th percentile
$38,995
75th percentile
$53,950
90th percentile
$67,265

Communications professionals in Louisville earn a median salary of $38,995 per year. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 184%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,692 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,265 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Louisville

Visual Communications
$37,005
Communications
$43,555
Creative Writing
$44,450
Advertising
$57,438
Fashion Marketing
$61,275
Public Relations
$70,730
Business
$84,049
Marketing
$90,257

Louisville communications professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Louisville

4

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

Communications Programs Offered In Louisville

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total8

Louisville's communications schools offer 8 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Louisville

associate
9
bachelor
194
master
17
doctor
0
Certificate
14
Total234

In 2010 approximately 234 students graduated from communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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