Journalism Schools
In Jefferson City, Missouri

The city of Jefferson City 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 Jefferson City, which includes journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jefferson City Vs. Missouri Journalism Employment

Jefferson City 120
Missouri 2,590

Exactly 120 of the 2,590 journalism professionals employed in Missouri, work in Jefferson City. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jefferson City, there has been a 100% growth in the number of journalism professionals. As the employment for journalism professionals in Jefferson City has increased, overall employment in Jefferson City has also increased.

Jefferson City Vs. Missouri Journalism employment growth

2,620 2,830 2,740 2,680 2,590
60 40 90 70 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Jefferson City

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Jefferson City

$29,930 $38,550 $28,325 $29,480 $31,070
$32,970 $33,940 $34,900 $36,830 $37,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Jefferson City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jefferson City

As the number of journalism professionals in Jefferson City has grown, salaries for journalism professionals have also increased. In 2010 Jefferson City journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $31,070. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for journalism professionals in Jefferson City was $29,930 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Jefferson City.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Jefferson City

10th percentile
$18,245
25th percentile
$20,575
50th percentile
$28,195
75th percentile
$38,135
90th percentile
$48,835

Journalism professionals in Jefferson City make a median yearly salary of $28,195. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 168%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $18,245 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $48,835 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Jefferson City

Journalism
$31,070
Communications
$40,643

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Jefferson City

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Jefferson City

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Jefferson City's journalism school offers one journalism degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Jefferson City

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

In 2010 approximately 9 students completed journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Jefferson City, Missouri

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