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Journalism Schools
In Pittsburg, California

There is only one journalism school in Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg, which encompasses journalism training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Pittsburg Vs. California Journalism Employment

Pittsburg 360
California 9,290

Exactly 360 of the 9,290 journalism professionals employed in California, work in Pittsburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pittsburg, there has been a 47% decline in the number of journalism professionals. As the employment for journalism professionals in Pittsburg has decreased, overall employment in Pittsburg has increased.

Pittsburg Vs. California Journalism employment growth

12,010 12,080 11,660 9,990 9,290
680 930 780 600 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburg

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburg

$45,410 $46,563 $41,915 $43,580 $49,490
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Pittsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburg

As the number of journalism professionals in Pittsburg has shrunk, salaries for journalism professionals have increased. In 2010 Pittsburg journalism professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,490. The average salary for journalism professionals in Pittsburg was $45,410 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of journalism professionals in Pittsburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Pittsburg

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90th percentile

Pittsburg journalism professionals earn a median yearly salary of $33,110. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 304%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,385 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,455 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Pittsburg

Creative Writing

Journalism professional salaries in Pittsburg are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Pittsburg


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

Journalism Programs Offered In Pittsburg


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

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Pittsburg


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Pittsburg, California

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