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Communications Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

There is only one communications school in Fort Lauderdale for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of communications and communications education in Fort Lauderdale, which includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Communications Employment

Fort Lauderdale 2,560
Florida 23,480

Exactly 2,560 of the 23,480 communications professionals employed in Florida, work in Fort Lauderdale. There has been a 31% growth in the number of communications professionals in Fort Lauderdale between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for communications professionals in Fort Lauderdale has increased, overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has also increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Communications employment growth

25,670 25,940 26,770 24,530 23,480
1,960 2,230 2,730 3,190 2,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$37,906 $40,986 $46,038 $46,638 $46,900
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for communications professionals in Fort Lauderdale have increased. Fort Lauderdale communications professionals made $46,900 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for communications professionals in Fort Lauderdale was $37,906 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Lauderdale.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Fort Lauderdale

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Communications professionals make a median salary of $43,668 per year in Fort Lauderdale. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 265%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,902 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $76,248 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Fort Lauderdale


There is only one accredited communications school in the city. Many of Fort Lauderdale's communications professionals are graduates of this school.

Communications Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale


There is one degree and certificate program in communications offered by Fort Lauderdale's communications school.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Fort Lauderdale


Approximately 21 students completed communications courses in 2010.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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