Journalism Schools
In Columbia, Missouri

Journalism faculty can choose to work at only one journalism school in Columbia. The trends in Columbia's journalism academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Missouri Journalism Employment

Columbia 100
Missouri 2,590

Exactly 100 of Missouri's 2,590 journalism professionals work in Columbia. The number of journalism professionals in Columbia has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. Missouri Journalism employment growth

2,620 2,830 2,740 2,680 2,590
90 50 100 90 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$22,840 No data $30,250 $28,300 $26,370
$33,560 $35,700 $36,610 $37,570 $36,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $26,370 per year was earned by journalism professionals in Columbia. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for journalism professionals in Columbia was $22,840 per year. The growth in the salary of journalism professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$15,970
25th percentile
$17,240
50th percentile
$20,000
75th percentile
$31,240
90th percentile
$40,120

Columbia journalism professionals earn a median yearly salary of $20,000. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $15,970 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 151% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Columbia

Journalism
$26,370
Communications
$32,828

On average journalism professional salaries in Columbia are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Columbia

1

Many of Columbia's journalism professionals are graduates of the only accredited journalism school in the city.

Journalism Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in journalism offered by Columbia's journalism school.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

Approximately 8 students graduated from journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Missouri

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