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Communications Schools
In Allentown, Pennsylvania

The city of Allentown has 2 schools where communications faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the communications academic community in Allentown, and the future trends. Academia in communications includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Communications Employment

Allentown 880
Pennsylvania 17,030

Exactly 880 of the 17,030 communications professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Allentown. Between 2006 and 2010, in Allentown, there has been a 29% decline in the number of communications professionals. As the number of communications professionals in Allentown has decreased, overall employment in Allentown has increased.

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Communications employment growth

18,860 14,150 20,850 20,110 17,030
1,240 980 990 850 880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Allentown

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Allentown

$39,867 $41,960 $42,082 $44,324 $43,194
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Allentown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Allentown

As the number of communications professionals in Allentown has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have increased. In 2010 Allentown communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,194. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Allentown made an average salary of $39,867 per year. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Allentown is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Allentown

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Communications professionals in Allentown earn a median salary of $38,068 per year. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,652 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 286% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Allentown

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

On average communications professional salaries in Allentown are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Allentown


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

Communications Programs Offered In Allentown


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

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Allentown


In 2010 approximately 58 students completed communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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