Communications Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

Communications faculty can choose to work at only one communications school in Tucson. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of communications and communications education in Tucson, which includes communications training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Communications
  • Masters degree in Communications
  • PhD degree in Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Communications Employment

Tucson 1,160
Arizona 6,870

Of the 6,870 communications professionals employed in Arizona, 1,160 work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of communications professionals in Tucson has shrunk by 5%. As the employment for communications professionals in Tucson has decreased, overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Communications employment growth

7,430 8,820 8,960 8,130 6,870
1,220 1,350 1,430 1,320 1,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$37,778 $36,233 $43,297 $45,230 $48,152
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

As the number of communications professionals in Tucson has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,152 per year was earned by communications professionals in Tucson. The average salary for communications professionals in Tucson was $37,778 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Tucson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Tucson

10th percentile
$24,818
25th percentile
$31,075
50th percentile
$40,643
75th percentile
$53,782
90th percentile
$78,123

Communications professionals in Tucson make a median yearly salary of $40,643. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,818 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 215% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Tucson

Visual Communications
$39,453
Communications
$48,152
Creative Writing
$55,880
Fashion Marketing
$68,240
Advertising
$72,083
Public Relations
$79,830
Business
$89,602
Marketing
$92,035

Communications professional salaries in Tucson are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Tucson

1

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

Communications Programs Offered In Tucson

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Tucson

associate
0
bachelor
235
master
5
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total245

In 2010 approximately 245 students completed communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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