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Communications Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

In Poughkeepsie, there are 3 communications schools 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 Poughkeepsie, which encompasses communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Communications Employment

Poughkeepsie 590
New York 59,860

Of the 59,860 communications professionals employed in New York, 590 work in Poughkeepsie. There has been a 13% decline in the number of communications professionals in Poughkeepsie between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for communications professionals in Poughkeepsie has decreased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Communications employment growth

58,800 61,310 63,820 63,280 59,860
680 640 590 600 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$38,906 $46,400 $50,464 $45,510 $46,133
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

In Poughkeepsie, salaries for communications professionals have increased. In 2010 communications professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $46,133 per year. The average salary for communications professionals in Poughkeepsie was $38,906 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Communications professionals in Poughkeepsie make a median yearly salary of $39,902. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 214%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,347 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,288 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

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

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Poughkeepsie


Many of Poughkeepsie's communications professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited communications schools in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


Poughkeepsie's communications schools offer 6 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 93 students graduated from communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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