Communications Schools
In San Luis Obispo, California

There is only one communications school in San Luis Obispo for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of communications and communications education in San Luis Obispo, which includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Communications Employment

San Luis Obispo 110
California 51,090

Exactly 110 of the 51,090 communications professionals employed in California, work in San Luis Obispo. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Luis Obispo, there has been a 50% decline in the number of communications professionals. As the employment for communications professionals in San Luis Obispo has decreased, overall employment in San Luis Obispo has also decreased.

San Luis Obispo Vs. California Communications employment growth

57,560 58,810 56,550 53,720 51,090
220 100 160 150 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Luis Obispo

Communications VS. All professions salaries in San Luis Obispo

$44,893 $51,245 $51,260 $43,880 $44,573
$38,580 $39,290 $41,410 $43,470 $44,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in San Luis Obispo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Luis Obispo

Salaries for communications professionals in San Luis Obispo have decreased. San Luis Obispo communications professionals made $44,573 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in San Luis Obispo made an average salary of $44,893 per year. The decline in the salary of communications professionals in San Luis Obispo is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in San Luis Obispo

10th percentile
$29,717
25th percentile
$34,903
50th percentile
$43,657
75th percentile
$53,077
90th percentile
$62,510

Communications professionals make a median salary of $43,657 per year in San Luis Obispo. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 110%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,717 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $62,510 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in San Luis Obispo

Visual Communications
$40,130
Communications
$44,573
Advertising
$68,847
Public Relations
$78,690
Fashion Marketing
$85,770
Marketing
$89,140
Business
$96,559

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in San Luis Obispo

1

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

Communications Programs Offered In San Luis Obispo

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in communications offered by San Luis Obispo's communications school.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In San Luis Obispo

associate
0
bachelor
72
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total72

In 2010 approximately 72 students completed communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in San Luis Obispo, California

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