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Journalism Schools
In Fort Scott, Kansas

The city of Fort Scott has only one school where journalism faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of journalism and journalism education in Fort Scott, which includes journalism training at the journalism associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Fort Scott Vs. Kansas Journalism Employment

Fort Scott 250
Kansas 1,130

Exactly 250 of the 1,130 journalism professionals employed in Kansas, work in Fort Scott. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fort Scott, there has been a 14% decline in the number of journalism professionals. As the number of journalism professionals in Fort Scott has decreased, overall employment in Fort Scott has increased.

Fort Scott Vs. Kansas Journalism employment growth

1,250 1,190 1,160 1,250 1,130
290 380 330 No data 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Scott

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Fort Scott

$21,920 $24,690 $26,955 No data $28,435
$29,550 $30,770 $31,550 No data $33,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Fort Scott
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Scott

In Fort Scott, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 journalism professionals in Fort Scott reportedly earned an average salary of $28,435 per year. Journalism professionals in Fort Scott made a yearly average salary of $21,920, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Scott.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Fort Scott

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Journalism professionals make a median salary of $25,630 per year in Fort Scott. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $17,350 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $45,745 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Fort Scott

Creative Writing

Fort Scott journalism professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Fort Scott


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

Journalism Programs Offered In Fort Scott

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There is one degree and certificate program in journalism offered by Fort Scott's journalism school.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Fort Scott

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Journalism Faculty Salaries in Fort Scott, Kansas

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