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Communications Schools
In Ann Arbor, Michigan

In Ann Arbor, there are 3 communications schools where communications faculty can find employment. The trends in Ann Arbor's communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ann Arbor Vs. Michigan Communications Employment

Ann Arbor 370
Michigan 10,730

Of the 10,730 communications professionals employed in Michigan, 370 work in Ann Arbor. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of communications professionals in Ann Arbor has shrunk by 12%. Overall employment in Ann Arbor has also decreased.

Ann Arbor Vs. Michigan Communications employment growth

15,100 13,620 12,270 11,210 10,730
420 580 350 450 370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Ann Arbor

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Ann Arbor

$42,442 $47,196 $48,378 $46,855 $46,033
$46,370 $47,850 $48,880 $48,930 $48,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Ann Arbor
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ann Arbor

As the number of communications professionals in Ann Arbor has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have increased. Ann Arbor communications professionals made $46,033 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Ann Arbor made an average salary of $42,442 per year. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Ann Arbor is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Ann Arbor

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Ann Arbor communications professionals earn a median yearly salary of $41,922. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 141%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,190 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,450 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Ann Arbor

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing

On average communications professionals in Ann Arbor earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Ann Arbor.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Ann Arbor


There are 3 accredited communications schools in the city. Many of Ann Arbor's communications professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Communications Programs Offered In Ann Arbor


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in communications offered by Ann Arbor's communications schools.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Ann Arbor


In 2010 approximately 150 students completed communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Ann Arbor, Michigan

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