Journalism Schools
In Augusta, Georgia

In Augusta, there is only one journalism school where journalism faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in journalism in the city of Augusta, which encompasses journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Augusta Vs. Georgia Journalism Employment

Augusta 140
Georgia 2,720

Of the 2,720 journalism professionals employed in Georgia, 140 work in Augusta. There has been a 40% growth in the number of journalism professionals in Augusta between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Augusta has also increased.

Augusta Vs. Georgia Journalism employment growth

3,440 3,500 3,690 2,570 2,720
100 150 130 130 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Augusta

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Augusta

$35,155 $34,955 $34,250 $30,405 $31,605
$34,670 $35,980 $37,690 $38,890 $40,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Augusta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Augusta

Salaries for journalism professionals in Augusta have decreased. In 2010 journalism professionals in Augusta reportedly earned an average salary of $31,605 per year. Journalism professionals in Augusta made a yearly average salary of $35,155, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of journalism professionals in Augusta is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Augusta

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Journalism professionals in Augusta earn a median salary of $29,150 per year. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 148%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,175 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $47,500 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Augusta


On average journalism professional salaries in Augusta are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Augusta


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

Journalism Programs Offered In Augusta


Augusta's journalism school offers one journalism degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Augusta


In 2010 approximately 8 students graduated from journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Augusta, Georgia

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