Public Relations Schools
In Des Plaines, Illinois

The city of Des Plaines has only one school where public relations faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public relations academic community in Des Plaines, and the future trends. Academia in public relations includes public relations training at the public relations certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Des Plaines Vs. Illinois Public Relations Employment

Des Plaines 2,190
Illinois 2,660

Exactly 2,190 of the 2,660 public relations professionals employed in Illinois, work in Des Plaines. The number of public relations professionals in Des Plaines has grown by 44% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for public relations professionals in Des Plaines has increased, overall employment in Des Plaines has also increased.

Des Plaines Vs. Illinois Public Relations employment growth

1,860 1,790 2,040 2,300 2,660
1,520 1,350 1,550 1,790 2,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Des Plaines

Public Relations VS. All professions salaries in Des Plaines

$95,120 $93,910 $95,230 $82,840 $91,140
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations in Des Plaines
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Des Plaines

As the number of public relations professionals in Des Plaines has grown, salaries for public relations professionals have decreased. Des Plaines public relations professionals made $91,140 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for public relations professionals in Des Plaines was $95,120 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Des Plaines.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Des Plaines

10th percentile
$41,930
25th percentile
$60,580
50th percentile
$82,970
75th percentile
$111,400
90th percentile
$150,180

Public relations professionals in Des Plaines make a median yearly salary of $82,970. The difference in pay between the public relations professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 258%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,930 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $150,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Des Plaines

Political Science
$53,100
Communications
$56,092
Fashion Marketing
$73,385
Advertising
$75,070
Public Relations
$91,140
Marketing
$94,313
Business Administration
$95,005
Business Management
$108,390

On average public relations professionals in Des Plaines earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Des Plaines.

Educational Trends

Public Relations schools in Des Plaines

1

There is only one accredited public relations school in the city. Many of Des Plaines' public relations professionals are graduates of this school.

Public Relations Programs Offered In Des Plaines

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in public relations offered by Des Plaines' public relations school.

Student Completed Public Relations Degrees In Des Plaines

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed public relations courses.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Des Plaines, Illinois

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