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Communications Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

Communications faculty can choose to work at one of 2 communications schools in Jersey City. The trends in Jersey City's communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Communications Employment

Jersey City 48,120
New Jersey 10,370

Exactly 48,120 of the 10,370 communications professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Jersey City. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jersey City, there has been a 7% growth in the number of communications professionals. Overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Communications employment growth

11,960 11,780 10,520 10,390 10,370
45,100 46,410 49,100 50,400 48,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$57,533 $57,760 $65,732 $66,530 $68,597
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

As the number of communications professionals in Jersey City has grown, salaries for communications professionals have also increased. In 2010 communications professionals in Jersey City reportedly earned an average salary of $68,597 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Jersey City made an average salary of $57,533 per year. The growth in the salary of communications professionals in Jersey City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Jersey City

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Communications professionals make a median salary of $55,877 per year in Jersey City. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 300%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,245 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $116,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

Communications professional salaries in Jersey City are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Jersey City


There are 2 accredited communications schools in the city. Many of Jersey City's communications professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Communications Programs Offered In Jersey City


Jersey City's communications schools offer 2 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Jersey City


In 2010 approximately 45 students graduated from communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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