Journalism Schools
In Fairfield, California

The city of Fairfield 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 Fairfield, which includes journalism training at the following levels:

  • Journalism Certificate
  • Associates degree in Journalism


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. California Journalism Employment

Fairfield 50
California 9,290

Exactly 50 of California's 9,290 journalism professionals work in Fairfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of journalism professionals in Fairfield has shrunk by 50%. Overall employment in Fairfield has also decreased.

Fairfield Vs. California Journalism employment growth

12,010 12,080 11,660 9,990 9,290
100 40 80 60 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$29,335 $28,690 $31,170 $30,350 $35,550
$40,840 $42,630 $45,100 $46,380 $46,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

As the number of journalism professionals in Fairfield has shrunk, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 Fairfield journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $35,550. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for journalism professionals in Fairfield was $29,335 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfield.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Fairfield

10th percentile
$18,850
25th percentile
$21,460
50th percentile
$26,170
75th percentile
$38,750
90th percentile
$72,230

Journalism professionals make a median salary of $26,170 per year in Fairfield. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 283% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Journalism
$35,550
Communications
$60,465

Journalism professional salaries in Fairfield are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Fairfield

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Fairfield

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Fairfield

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students completed journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, California

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