Communications Schools
In Prestonsburg, Kentucky

The city of Prestonsburg has only one school where communications faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of communications and communications education in Prestonsburg, which includes communications training at the communications certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Communications Employment

Prestonsburg 120
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 120 of the 4,400 communications professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Prestonsburg. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of communications professionals in Prestonsburg has shrunk by 48%. As the number of communications professionals in Prestonsburg has decreased, overall employment in Prestonsburg has increased.

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Communications employment growth

4,580 4,530 4,540 4,480 4,400
230 250 170 No data 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Prestonsburg

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Prestonsburg

$24,937 $24,983 $22,265 No data $25,150
$30,010 $31,230 $33,110 No data $35,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Prestonsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Prestonsburg

As the number of communications professionals in Prestonsburg has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $25,150 per year was earned by communications professionals in Prestonsburg. The average salary for communications professionals in Prestonsburg was $24,937 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Prestonsburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Prestonsburg

10th percentile
$17,020
25th percentile
$19,120
50th percentile
$22,525
75th percentile
$28,710
90th percentile
$38,865

Communications professionals in Prestonsburg earn a median salary of $22,525 per year. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 128%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $17,020 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $38,865 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Prestonsburg

Communications
$25,150
Visual Communications
$28,930
Advertising
$43,140
Public Relations
$60,260
Marketing
$68,590
Business
$80,518

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Prestonsburg

1

Many of Prestonsburg's communications professionals are graduates of the only accredited communications school in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In Prestonsburg

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in communications offered by Prestonsburg's communications schools.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Prestonsburg

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
24
Total24

Approximately 24 students completed communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Prestonsburg, Kentucky

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