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Advertising Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

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


Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Advertising Employment

Providence 930
Rhode Island 850

Exactly 930 of the 850 advertising professionals employed in Rhode Island, work in Providence. There has been a 15% decline in the number of advertising professionals in Providence between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for advertising professionals in Providence has decreased, overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Advertising employment growth

1,050 1,000 1,000 920 850
1,100 1,080 1,090 1,000 930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Advertising VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$64,845 $69,813 $74,198 $80,332 $81,483
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Advertising in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

In Providence, salaries for advertising professionals have increased. In 2010 advertising professionals in Providence reportedly earned an average salary of $81,483 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, advertising professionals in Providence made an average salary of $64,845 per year. The growth in the salary of advertising professionals in Providence is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Advertising professionals in Providence

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Providence advertising professionals earn a median yearly salary of $72,835. The difference in pay between the advertising professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 127%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $43,330 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $98,343 per year.

Average Salaries for Advertising professionals and related professions in Providence

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

Providence advertising professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Advertising schools in Providence


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

Advertising Programs Offered In Providence


Providence's advertising schools offer 2 advertising degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Advertising Degrees In Providence


Approximately 69 students graduated from advertising courses in 2010.

Advertising Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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