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Journalism Schools
In Palm Desert, California

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


Professional Trends

Palm Desert Vs. California Journalism Employment

Palm Desert 660
California 9,290

Exactly 660 of California's 9,290 journalism professionals work in Palm Desert. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of journalism professionals in Palm Desert has grown by 187%. Overall employment in Palm Desert has also increased.

Palm Desert Vs. California Journalism employment growth

12,010 12,080 11,660 9,990 9,290
230 550 670 660 660
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Palm Desert

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Palm Desert

$59,083 $40,320 $39,575 $35,750 $35,870
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Palm Desert
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palm Desert

Salaries for journalism professionals in Palm Desert have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $35,870 per year was earned by journalism professionals in Palm Desert. The average salary for journalism professionals in Palm Desert was $59,083 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Palm Desert.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Palm Desert

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Journalism professionals in Palm Desert earn a median salary of $30,370 per year. The 10% of journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,855 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 128% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Palm Desert

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

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Palm Desert


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

Journalism Programs Offered In Palm Desert

No data at this time.

There is one degree and certificate program in journalism offered by Palm Desert's journalism school.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Palm Desert

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Journalism Faculty Salaries in Palm Desert, California

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