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Advertising Schools
In Portland, Oregon

There is only one advertising school in Portland for faculty to choose from. The trends in Portland's advertising academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes advertising training at the advertising bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Oregon Advertising Employment

Portland 2,230
Oregon 3,410

Of the 3,410 advertising professionals employed in Oregon, 2,230 work in Portland. The number of advertising professionals in Portland has shrunk by 21% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for advertising professionals in Portland has decreased, overall employment in Portland has increased.

Portland Vs. Oregon Advertising employment growth

3,830 3,860 3,780 3,690 3,410
2,810 2,810 2,710 2,410 2,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Advertising VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$64,930 $68,225 $77,163 $79,035 $80,703
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Advertising in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

In Portland, salaries for advertising professionals have increased. Portland advertising professionals made $80,703 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for advertising professionals in Portland was $64,930 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Portland.

Salary percentiles for Advertising professionals in Portland

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Advertising professionals in Portland earn a median salary of $72,915 per year. The difference in pay between the advertising professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 196%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,348 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $113,677 per year.

Average Salaries for Advertising professionals and related professions in Portland

Visual Communications
Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Business Administration
Small Business

On average advertising professionals in Portland earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Portland.

Educational Trends

Advertising schools in Portland


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

Advertising Programs Offered In Portland


There is one degree and certificate program in advertising offered by Portland's advertising school.

Student Completed Advertising Degrees In Portland


Approximately 6 students graduated from advertising courses in 2010.

Advertising Faculty Salaries in Portland, Oregon

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