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Journalism Schools
In Hillsboro, Kansas

There is only one journalism school in Hillsboro for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in journalism in the city of Hillsboro, which encompasses journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Hillsboro Vs. Kansas Journalism Employment

Hillsboro 250
Kansas 1,130

Exactly 250 of the 1,130 journalism professionals employed in Kansas, work in Hillsboro. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of journalism professionals in Hillsboro has shrunk by 14%. As the employment for journalism professionals in Hillsboro has decreased, overall employment in Hillsboro has increased.

Hillsboro 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: Hillsboro

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Hillsboro

$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 Hillsboro
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hillsboro

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

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Hillsboro

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Journalism professionals in Hillsboro earn a median salary of $25,630 per year. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 164%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $17,350 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $45,745 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Hillsboro

Creative Writing

On average journalism professional salaries in Hillsboro are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Hillsboro


There is only one accredited journalism school in the city. Many of Hillsboro's journalism professionals are graduates of this school.

Journalism Programs Offered In Hillsboro


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

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Hillsboro


Approximately 3 students completed journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Hillsboro, Kansas

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