Public Relations Schools In Kansas

Public Relations classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited public relations schools in Kansas. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public relations in the state of Kansas, which encompasses public relations training at the public relations bachelors degree level.


Schools

  1. Kansas Wesleyan University

    100 E. Claflin Ave., Salina, Kansas 67401-6196

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  2. The Art Institutes International_??_??_Kansas City

    8202 Melrose Drive, Lenexa, Kansas 66214-1625

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Public Relations Employment

Kansas 460
National 53,460

Of all of the public relations professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Kansas state.

Employment Growth for Public relations professionals In Kansas

270 360 450 450 460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kansas, the field of public relations is growing. In Kansas, 190 more public relations professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of public relations has grown by 70% in Kansas. This growth is faster than the national trend for public relations professionals which shows a 21% increase in the number of public relations professionals working around the nation.

Public Relations VS. All Professions salaries in Kansas

$89,740 $89,370 $88,000 $83,640 $87,060
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to public relations professionals are declining in Kansas. The mean salary for public relations professionals in 2006 was $89,740 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $87,060 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Kansas

10th percentile
$54,340
25th percentile
$63,010
50th percentile
$80,340
75th percentile
$106,830
90th percentile
$135,490

Thus, public relations professionals' salaries declined by 3% in 4 years. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. There is a 149% pay differential between the highest paid public relations professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of public relations in Kansas.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Kansas

Advertising
$63,320
Business Administration
$82,217
Business Management
$93,718
Communications
$38,087
Fashion Marketing
$67,105
Marketing
$79,350
Political Science
$60,190
Public Relations
$87,060

In Kansas, public relations professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Relations programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kansas

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

As the number of public relations professionals is increasing in Kansas state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited public relations schools in Kansas state is decreasing.

Thus there was a 100% percent decrease in the number of public relations school degree or certificate graduates in Kansas. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in public relations.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Kansas

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