Journalism Schools
In Berkeley, California

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Journalism Employment

Berkeley 360
California 9,290

Exactly 360 of California's 9,290 journalism professionals work in Berkeley. The number of journalism professionals in Berkeley has shrunk by 47% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of journalism professionals in Berkeley has decreased, overall employment in Berkeley has increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Journalism employment growth

12,010 12,080 11,660 9,990 9,290
680 930 780 600 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$45,410 $46,563 $41,915 $43,580 $49,490
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

In Berkeley, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 journalism professionals in Berkeley reportedly earned an average salary of $49,490 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, journalism professionals in Berkeley made an average salary of $45,410 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Berkeley.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Berkeley

10th percentile
$23,385
25th percentile
$26,145
50th percentile
$33,110
75th percentile
$54,005
90th percentile
$94,455

Journalism professionals make a median salary of $33,110 per year in Berkeley. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,385 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,455 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Berkeley

Journalism
$49,490
Communications
$58,618
Creative Writing
$63,300

On average journalism professionals in Berkeley earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Berkeley.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Berkeley

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Berkeley

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Berkeley's journalism school offers one journalism degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Berkeley

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
56
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total56

In 2010 approximately 56 students graduated from journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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