FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Communications Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

There is only one communications school in Harrisburg for faculty to choose from. The trends in Harrisburg's communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes communications training at the communications associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Communications Employment

Harrisburg 730
Pennsylvania 17,030

Exactly 730 of Pennsylvania's 17,030 communications professionals work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of communications professionals in Harrisburg has shrunk by 9%. As the employment for communications professionals in Harrisburg has decreased, overall employment in Harrisburg has increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Communications employment growth

18,860 14,150 20,850 20,110 17,030
800 750 620 840 730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$41,953 $42,773 $40,430 $41,387 $43,375
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

Salaries for communications professionals in Harrisburg have increased. In 2010 communications professionals in Harrisburg reportedly earned an average salary of $43,375 per year. The average salary for communications professionals in Harrisburg was $41,953 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Harrisburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Harrisburg

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Communications professionals in Harrisburg earn a median salary of $37,745 per year. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 194%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $22,083 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $64,900 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Harrisburg


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

Communications Programs Offered In Harrisburg


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

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Harrisburg


In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are in the process of collecting data for the number of communications faculty, growth in the field of communications academia and communications faculty salaries in Harrisburg. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching communications courses to students at the associates degree in communications level. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of communications in Harrisburg. All information you submit will be anonymous. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database