Journalism Schools
In Savannah, Georgia

The city of Savannah 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 Savannah, and the future trends. Academia in journalism includes journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Savannah Vs. Georgia Journalism Employment

Savannah 80
Georgia 2,720

Exactly 80 of the 2,720 journalism professionals employed in Georgia, work in Savannah. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of journalism professionals in Savannah has grown by 33%. As the employment for journalism professionals in Savannah has increased, overall employment in Savannah has also increased.

Savannah Vs. Georgia Journalism employment growth

3,440 3,500 3,690 2,570 2,720
60 50 110 100 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Savannah

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Savannah

$29,870 $26,330 $30,550 $30,290 $35,035
$34,410 $35,520 $37,750 $38,930 $39,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Savannah
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Savannah

Salaries for journalism professionals in Savannah have increased. In 2010 Savannah journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $35,035. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for journalism professionals in Savannah was $29,870 per year. The growth in the salary of journalism professionals in Savannah is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Savannah

10th percentile
$22,555
25th percentile
$26,360
50th percentile
$32,120
75th percentile
$44,410
90th percentile
$52,210

Journalism professionals in Savannah make a median yearly salary of $32,120. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 131%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $22,555 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $52,210 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Savannah

Journalism
$35,035
Communications
$43,677

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Savannah

1

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

Journalism Programs Offered In Savannah

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Savannah's journalism school offers one journalism degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Savannah

associate
0
bachelor
41
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total41

In 2010 approximately 41 students completed journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Savannah, Georgia

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