Public Relations Schools
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

There are 5 public relations schools in Pittsburgh for faculty to choose from. The trends in Pittsburgh's public relations academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes public relations training at the public relations bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Public Relations Employment

Pittsburgh 450
Pennsylvania 1,890

Of the 1,890 public relations professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 450 work in Pittsburgh. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pittsburgh, there has been a 45% growth in the number of public relations professionals. As the number of public relations professionals in Pittsburgh has increased, overall employment in Pittsburgh has also increased.

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Public Relations employment growth

1,680 1,670 1,700 1,820 1,890
310 320 410 430 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburgh

Public Relations VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburgh

$79,060 $78,530 $76,420 $79,130 $83,920
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations in Pittsburgh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburgh

Salaries for public relations professionals in Pittsburgh have increased. In 2010 Pittsburgh public relations professionals earned an average yearly salary of $83,920. The average salary for public relations professionals in Pittsburgh was $79,060 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of public relations professionals in Pittsburgh is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Pittsburgh

10th percentile
$45,910
25th percentile
$57,570
50th percentile
$75,130
75th percentile
$99,350
90th percentile
$133,550

Public relations professionals make a median salary of $75,130 per year in Pittsburgh. The 10% of public relations professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,910 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 191% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Pittsburgh

Communications
$44,272
Advertising
$73,698
Fashion Marketing
$76,525
Public Relations
$83,920
Business Administration
$89,360
Marketing
$108,877
Political Science
$110,040
Business Management
$110,211

On average public relations professionals in Pittsburgh earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Pittsburgh.

Educational Trends

Public Relations schools in Pittsburgh

5

There are 5 accredited public relations schools in the city. Many of Pittsburgh's public relations professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Relations Programs Offered In Pittsburgh

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in public relations offered by Pittsburgh's public relations schools.

Student Completed Public Relations Degrees In Pittsburgh

associate
0
bachelor
46
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total46

Approximately 46 students completed public relations courses in 2010.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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