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Communications Schools
In Lake Charles, Louisiana

There is only one communications school in Lake Charles for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the communications academic community in Lake Charles, and the future trends. Academia in communications includes communications training at the communications bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lake Charles Vs. Louisiana Communications Employment

Lake Charles 90
Louisiana 3,840

Exactly 90 of the 3,840 communications professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Lake Charles. There has been a 0% decline in the number of communications professionals in Lake Charles between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of communications professionals in Lake Charles has decreased, overall employment in Lake Charles has also decreased.

Lake Charles Vs. Louisiana Communications employment growth

4,410 3,960 3,840 3,840 3,840
90 80 90 80 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lake Charles

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Lake Charles

$39,230 $37,960 $39,500 $26,990 $32,480
$32,170 $33,700 $34,930 $35,940 $36,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Lake Charles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lake Charles

As the number of communications professionals in Lake Charles has shrunk, salaries for communications professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $32,480 per year was earned by communications professionals in Lake Charles. Four years earlier in 2006, communications professionals in Lake Charles made an average salary of $39,230 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lake Charles.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Lake Charles

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90th percentile

Lake Charles communications professionals earn a median yearly salary of $31,130. The 10% of communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $16,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $48,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Lake Charles

Visual Communications

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Lake Charles


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

Communications Programs Offered In Lake Charles


Lake Charles' communications schools offer 2 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Lake Charles


In 2010 approximately 34 students completed communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Lake Charles, Louisiana

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