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Communications Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

There are 2 communications schools in Albuquerque for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the communications academic community in Albuquerque, and the future trends. Academia in communications includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Communications Employment

Albuquerque 1,110
New Mexico 2,240

Of the 2,240 communications professionals employed in New Mexico, 1,110 work in Albuquerque. Between 2006 and 2010, in Albuquerque, there has been a 25% growth in the number of communications professionals. As the number of communications professionals in Albuquerque has increased, overall employment in Albuquerque has also increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Communications employment growth

1,730 2,730 2,510 2,300 2,240
890 1,510 1,380 1,160 1,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$39,007 $41,350 $43,372 $42,650 $43,715
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

As the number of communications professionals in Albuquerque has grown, salaries for communications professionals have also increased. In 2010 communications professionals in Albuquerque reportedly earned an average salary of $43,715 per year. The average salary for communications professionals in Albuquerque was $39,007 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Albuquerque is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Albuquerque

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Communications professionals in Albuquerque make a median yearly salary of $38,473. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 144%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,813 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $63,038 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Albuquerque

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

Communications professional salaries in Albuquerque are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Albuquerque


Many of Albuquerque's communications professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited communications schools in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In Albuquerque


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in communications offered by Albuquerque's communications schools.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Albuquerque


In 2010 approximately 41 students graduated from communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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