Journalism Schools
In Taft, California

Journalism faculty can choose to work at only one journalism school in Taft. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of journalism and journalism education in Taft, which includes journalism training at the following levels:

  • Journalism Certificate
  • Associates degree in Journalism


Statistics

Professional Trends

Taft Vs. California Journalism Employment

Taft 110
California 9,290

Exactly 110 of California's 9,290 journalism professionals work in Taft. There has been a 39% decline in the number of journalism professionals in Taft between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Taft has increased.

Taft Vs. California Journalism employment growth

12,010 12,080 11,660 9,990 9,290
180 160 120 80 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Taft

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Taft

$38,805 $47,080 No data $38,130 $29,450
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Taft
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Taft

In Taft, salaries for journalism professionals have decreased. Taft journalism professionals made $29,450 per year, on average, in 2010. Journalism professionals in Taft made a yearly average salary of $38,805, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Taft.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Taft

10th percentile
$19,340
25th percentile
$21,360
50th percentile
$25,710
75th percentile
$32,950
90th percentile
$43,910

Journalism professionals in Taft earn a median salary of $25,710 per year. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,340 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 127% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Taft

Journalism
$29,450
Communications
$44,928

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Taft

1

There is only one accredited journalism school in the city. Many of Taft's journalism professionals are graduates of this school.

Journalism Programs Offered In Taft

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Taft

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Taft, California

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