Journalism Schools
In Athens, Ohio

Journalism faculty can choose to work at only one journalism school in Athens. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the journalism academic community in Athens, and the future trends. Academia in journalism includes journalism training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Journalism
  • Masters degree in Journalism
  • PhD degree in Journalism


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Ohio Journalism Employment

Athens 150
Ohio 4,530

Of the 4,530 journalism professionals employed in Ohio, 150 work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, in Athens, there has been a 88% growth in the number of journalism professionals. As the number of journalism professionals in Athens has increased, overall employment in Athens has also increased.

Athens Vs. Ohio Journalism employment growth

5,300 5,120 4,960 4,580 4,530
80 110 110 No data 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$27,305 $28,505 $28,070 No data $27,420
$33,000 $34,560 $34,870 No data $35,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

Salaries for journalism professionals in Athens have increased. In 2010 Athens journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $27,420. The average salary for journalism professionals in Athens was $27,305 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Athens

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90th percentile

Journalism professionals in Athens earn a median salary of $24,180 per year. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,195 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $43,945 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Athens


Athens journalism professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Athens


Many of Athens' journalism professionals are graduates of the only accredited journalism school in the city.

Journalism Programs Offered In Athens


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in journalism offered by Athens' journalism schools.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Athens


Approximately 278 students graduated from journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Athens, Ohio

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