Communications Schools
In Murray, Kentucky

In Murray, there is only one communications school where communications faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in communications in the city of Murray, which encompasses communications training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Communications
  • Masters degree in Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

Murray Vs. Kentucky Communications Employment

Murray 390
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 390 of the 4,400 communications professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Murray. The number of communications professionals in Murray has grown by 56% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of communications professionals in Murray has increased, overall employment in Murray has also increased.

Murray Vs. Kentucky Communications employment growth

4,580 4,530 4,540 4,480 4,400
250 130 210 No data 390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Murray

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Murray

$30,040 $29,260 $27,815 No data $26,522
$30,690 $31,960 $33,520 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Murray
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Murray

In Murray, salaries for communications professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $26,522 per year was earned by communications professionals in Murray. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Murray made an average salary of $30,040 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Murray.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Murray

10th percentile
$18,064
25th percentile
$19,848
50th percentile
$23,434
75th percentile
$29,532
90th percentile
$39,116

Communications professionals in Murray earn a median salary of $23,434 per year. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $18,064 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $39,116 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Murray

Communications
$26,522
Fashion Marketing
$29,440
Visual Communications
$29,760
Advertising
$42,665
Public Relations
$59,070
Business
$71,933
Marketing
$77,865

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Murray

1

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

Communications Programs Offered In Murray

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

Murray's communications schools offer 4 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Murray

associate
0
bachelor
49
master
54
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total103

In 2010 approximately 103 students completed communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Murray, Kentucky

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