Journalism Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

There is only one journalism school in Detroit for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the journalism academic community in Detroit, and the future trends. Academia in journalism includes journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Journalism Employment

Detroit 320
Michigan 2,790

Of the 2,790 journalism professionals employed in Michigan, 320 work in Detroit. There has been a 35% decline in the number of journalism professionals in Detroit between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Journalism employment growth

3,320 2,990 1,400 3,000 2,790
490 280 No data 270 320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$36,555 $44,810 $45,630 $41,270 $31,255
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

Salaries for journalism professionals in Detroit have decreased. Detroit journalism professionals made $31,255 per year, on average, in 2010. Journalism professionals in Detroit made a yearly average salary of $36,555, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$17,890
25th percentile
$21,680
50th percentile
$29,340
75th percentile
$36,940
90th percentile
$46,005

Detroit journalism professionals earn a median yearly salary of $29,340. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $17,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $46,005 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Detroit

Journalism
$31,255
Communications
$41,842
Creative Writing
$52,590

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Detroit

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
42
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total42

In 2010 approximately 42 students completed journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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