Communications Schools
In Towson, Maryland

In Towson, 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 Towson, which encompasses communications training at the following levels:

  • Communications Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

Towson Vs. Maryland Communications Employment

Towson 3,260
Maryland 6,650

Exactly 3,260 of the 6,650 communications professionals employed in Maryland, work in Towson. There has been a 8% growth in the number of communications professionals in Towson between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for communications professionals in Towson has increased, overall employment in Towson has also increased.

Towson Vs. Maryland Communications employment growth

9,300 9,370 8,410 8,070 6,650
3,010 4,100 3,930 3,940 3,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Towson

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Towson

$46,827 $49,943 $47,690 $51,880 $57,162
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Towson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Towson

As the number of communications professionals in Towson has grown, salaries for communications professionals have also increased. In 2010 Towson communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,162. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for communications professionals in Towson was $46,827 per year. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Towson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Towson

10th percentile
$27,210
25th percentile
$35,040
50th percentile
$48,592
75th percentile
$70,040
90th percentile
$92,438

Communications professionals in Towson earn a median salary of $48,592 per year. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 240%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,210 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,438 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Towson

Visual Communications
$43,923
Communications
$57,162
Fashion Marketing
$64,410
Creative Writing
$65,610
Advertising
$81,323
Public Relations
$89,860
Business
$95,170
Marketing
$104,123

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Towson

1

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

Communications Programs Offered In Towson

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

Towson's communications schools offer 3 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Towson

associate
0
bachelor
347
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total353

In 2010 approximately 353 students graduated from communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Towson, Maryland

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