Journalism Schools
In Huntington, West Virginia

In Huntington, there is only one journalism school where journalism faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in journalism in the city of Huntington, which encompasses journalism training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Journalism
  • Masters degree in Journalism


Statistics

Professional Trends

Huntington Vs. West Virginia Journalism Employment

Huntington 100
West Virginia 610

Of the 610 journalism professionals employed in West Virginia, 100 work in Huntington. Overall employment in Huntington has also increased.

Huntington Vs. West Virginia Journalism employment growth

640 590 630 570 610
No data 60 170 150 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Huntington

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Huntington

No data $27,050 $29,815 $31,095 $33,105
$31,920 $32,560 $33,620 $34,480 $35,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Huntington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Huntington

In 2010 Huntington journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $33,105. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Huntington.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Huntington

10th percentile
$16,835
25th percentile
$21,165
50th percentile
$29,005
75th percentile
$41,760
90th percentile
$57,005

Journalism professionals in Huntington make a median yearly salary of $29,005. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 239%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $16,835 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $57,005 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Huntington

Journalism
$33,105
Communications
$41,975

Huntington journalism professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Huntington

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Huntington

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Huntington's journalism schools offer 2 journalism degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Huntington

associate
0
bachelor
53
master
10
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total63

Approximately 63 students graduated from journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Huntington, West Virginia

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