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Advertising Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

The city of Tuscaloosa has only one school where advertising faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in advertising in the city of Tuscaloosa, which encompasses advertising training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Advertising Employment

Tuscaloosa 90
Alabama 2,410

Of the 2,410 advertising professionals employed in Alabama, 90 work in Tuscaloosa. The number of advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa has grown by 50% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Tuscaloosa has decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Advertising employment growth

3,440 3,210 3,130 2,550 2,410
60 70 90 No data 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Advertising VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$37,210 $39,340 $41,310 No data $31,680
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Advertising in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

Salaries for advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $31,680 per year was earned by advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa. The average salary for advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa was $37,210 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa

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Advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa earn a median salary of $28,850 per year. The 10% of advertising professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $16,720 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $51,340 per year.

Average Salaries for Advertising professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa

Visual Communications
Fashion Merchandising
Business Administration
Small Business

On average advertising professionals in Tuscaloosa earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Tuscaloosa.

Educational Trends

Advertising schools in Tuscaloosa


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

Advertising Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa


Tuscaloosa's advertising schools offer 3 advertising degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Advertising Degrees In Tuscaloosa


In 2010 approximately 292 students graduated from advertising courses.

Advertising Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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