Journalism Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

The city of Poughkeepsie has only one school where journalism faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the journalism academic community in Poughkeepsie, and the future trends. Academia in journalism includes journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Journalism Employment

Poughkeepsie 80
New York 8,300

Exactly 80 of New York's 8,300 journalism professionals work in Poughkeepsie. There has been a 27% decline in the number of journalism professionals in Poughkeepsie between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Journalism employment growth

10,780 9,330 8,650 8,120 8,300
110 90 70 50 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$29,575 $29,075 $27,220 No data $39,835
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

In Poughkeepsie, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 Poughkeepsie journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $39,835. The average salary for journalism professionals in Poughkeepsie was $29,575 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Poughkeepsie

10th percentile
$19,455
25th percentile
$23,055
50th percentile
$36,150
75th percentile
$43,860
90th percentile
$65,000

Journalism professionals make a median salary of $36,150 per year in Poughkeepsie. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,455 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $65,000 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Journalism
$39,835
Communications
$46,133
Creative Writing
$66,010

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Poughkeepsie

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Poughkeepsie

associate
0
bachelor
25
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total25

Approximately 25 students completed journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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