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Communications Schools
In Elmhurst, Illinois

In Elmhurst, there is only one communications school where communications faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in communications in the city of Elmhurst, which encompasses communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Communications Employment

Elmhurst 14,150
Illinois 20,490

Of the 20,490 communications professionals employed in Illinois, 14,150 work in Elmhurst. The number of communications professionals in Elmhurst has grown by 30% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for communications professionals in Elmhurst has increased, overall employment in Elmhurst has also increased.

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Communications employment growth

17,010 23,010 24,390 21,360 20,490
10,850 15,990 16,890 14,950 14,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elmhurst

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Elmhurst

$45,370 $48,707 $50,106 $53,180 $56,092
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Elmhurst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elmhurst

Salaries for communications professionals in Elmhurst have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $56,092 per year was earned by communications professionals in Elmhurst. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for communications professionals in Elmhurst was $45,370 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Elmhurst.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Elmhurst

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Communications professionals make a median salary of $52,296 per year in Elmhurst. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 236%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,926 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,564 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Elmhurst

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Elmhurst


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

Communications Programs Offered In Elmhurst


Elmhurst's communications schools offer 3 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Elmhurst


In 2010 approximately 49 students graduated from communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Elmhurst, Illinois

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