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Communications Schools
In Elkins, West Virginia

Communications faculty can choose to work at only one communications school in Elkins. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the communications academic community in Elkins, and the future trends. Academia in communications includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Elkins Vs. West Virginia Communications Employment

Elkins 280
West Virginia 1,900

Exactly 280 of West Virginia's 1,900 communications professionals work in Elkins. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of communications professionals in Elkins has shrunk by 22%. As the number of communications professionals in Elkins has decreased, overall employment in Elkins has increased.

Elkins Vs. West Virginia Communications employment growth

2,210 2,170 2,160 2,020 1,900
360 300 320 No data 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Elkins

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Elkins

$28,016 $28,592 $29,482 No data $38,243
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Elkins
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elkins

As the number of communications professionals in Elkins has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $38,243 per year was earned by communications professionals in Elkins. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Elkins made an average salary of $28,016 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Elkins.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Elkins

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Elkins communications professionals earn a median yearly salary of $30,592. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,100 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $57,365 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Elkins

Visual Communications
Fashion Marketing

Elkins communications professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Elkins


Many of Elkins' communications professionals are graduates of the only accredited communications school in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In Elkins

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There is one degree and certificate program in communications offered by Elkins' communications school.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Elkins

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Communications Faculty Salaries in Elkins, West Virginia

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