Journalism Schools
In Santa Barbara, California

The city of Santa Barbara has 2 schools where journalism faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the journalism academic community in Santa Barbara, and the future trends. Academia in journalism includes journalism training at the following levels:

  • Journalism Certificate
  • Associates degree in Journalism
  • Bachelors degree in Journalism


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Barbara Vs. California Journalism Employment

Santa Barbara 100
California 9,290

Exactly 100 of California's 9,290 journalism professionals work in Santa Barbara.

Santa Barbara Vs. California Journalism employment growth

12,010 12,080 11,660 9,990 9,290
No data No data No data 120 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Barbara

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Santa Barbara

No data No data No data $33,560 $35,355
No data No data No data $45,310 $47,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Santa Barbara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Barbara

In 2010 journalism professionals in Santa Barbara reportedly earned an average salary of $35,355 per year. The growth in the salary of journalism professionals in Santa Barbara is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Santa Barbara

10th percentile
$21,765
25th percentile
$23,900
50th percentile
$29,780
75th percentile
$42,490
90th percentile
$55,960

Journalism professionals make a median salary of $29,780 per year in Santa Barbara. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,765 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 157% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Santa Barbara

Journalism
$35,355
Communications
$52,950
Creative Writing
$98,440

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Santa Barbara

2

There are 2 accredited journalism schools in the city. Many of Santa Barbara's journalism professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Journalism Programs Offered In Santa Barbara

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total5

Santa Barbara's journalism schools offer 5 journalism degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Santa Barbara

associate
9
bachelor
47
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
12
Total68

In 2010 approximately 68 students completed journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Santa Barbara, California

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