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Journalism Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

There are 2 journalism schools in Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis, which encompasses journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Journalism Employment

Indianapolis 1,050
Indiana 2,760

Of the 2,760 journalism professionals employed in Indiana, 1,050 work in Indianapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of journalism professionals in Indianapolis has grown by 35%. Overall employment in Indianapolis has also increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Journalism employment growth

2,990 3,290 3,540 3,180 2,760
780 1,070 1,410 1,320 1,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$35,655 $58,707 $49,843 $51,883 $41,450
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

In Indianapolis, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 journalism professionals in Indianapolis reportedly earned an average salary of $41,450 per year. Journalism professionals in Indianapolis made a yearly average salary of $35,655, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Indianapolis.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Indianapolis

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Journalism professionals in Indianapolis make a median yearly salary of $36,885. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,575 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,395 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

Creative Writing

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Indianapolis


There are 2 accredited journalism schools in the city. Many of Indianapolis' journalism professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Journalism Programs Offered In Indianapolis


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in journalism offered by Indianapolis' journalism schools.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Indianapolis


Approximately 71 students graduated from journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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