Journalism Schools
In Macomb, Illinois

In Macomb, 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 Macomb, which encompasses journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Macomb Vs. Illinois Journalism Employment

Macomb 150
Illinois 5,140

Exactly 150 of the 5,140 journalism professionals employed in Illinois, work in Macomb. Between 2006 and 2010, in Macomb, there has been a 32% decline in the number of journalism professionals. As the employment for journalism professionals in Macomb has decreased, overall employment in Macomb has increased.

Macomb Vs. Illinois Journalism employment growth

4,980 5,110 5,330 4,990 5,140
220 200 40 No data 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Macomb

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Macomb

$27,030 $32,455 $37,960 No data $29,310
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Macomb
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Macomb

In Macomb, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 Macomb journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $29,310. Journalism professionals in Macomb made a yearly average salary of $27,030, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Macomb.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Macomb

10th percentile
$17,970
25th percentile
$19,210
50th percentile
$24,570
75th percentile
$31,700
90th percentile
$41,070

Macomb journalism professionals earn a median yearly salary of $24,570. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $17,970 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 129% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Macomb

Journalism
$29,310
Communications
$39,033

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Macomb

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Macomb

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Macomb

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

Approximately 17 students completed journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Macomb, Illinois

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