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Communications Schools
In Colorado Springs, Colorado

There are 2 communications schools in Colorado Springs for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in communications in the city of Colorado Springs, which encompasses communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Communications Employment

Colorado Springs 690
Colorado 8,060

Exactly 690 of the 8,060 communications professionals employed in Colorado, work in Colorado Springs. Between 2006 and 2010, in Colorado Springs, there has been a 31% decline in the number of communications professionals. As the employment for communications professionals in Colorado Springs has decreased, overall employment in Colorado Springs has also decreased.

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Communications employment growth

8,200 7,660 8,480 8,630 8,060
1,000 1,170 930 930 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Colorado Springs

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Colorado Springs

$42,695 $42,025 $43,080 $41,272 $40,483
$39,190 $40,960 $42,210 $43,790 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Colorado Springs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Colorado Springs

In Colorado Springs, salaries for communications professionals have decreased. In 2010 communications professionals in Colorado Springs reportedly earned an average salary of $40,483 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for communications professionals in Colorado Springs was $42,695 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Colorado Springs.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Colorado Springs

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Colorado Springs communications professionals earn a median yearly salary of $37,735. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,807 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $61,802 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Colorado Springs

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Colorado Springs


Many of Colorado Springs' communications professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited communications schools in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In Colorado Springs


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in communications offered by Colorado Springs' communications schools.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Colorado Springs


Approximately 117 students graduated from communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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