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Public Relations Schools
In Erie, Pennsylvania

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


Professional Trends

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Public Relations Employment

Erie 40
Pennsylvania 1,890

Of the 1,890 public relations professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 40 work in Erie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Erie, there has been a 33% growth in the number of public relations professionals. As the number of public relations professionals in Erie has increased, overall employment in Erie has also increased.

Erie Vs. Pennsylvania Public Relations employment growth

1,680 1,670 1,700 1,820 1,890
30 30 40 40 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Erie

Public Relations VS. All professions salaries in Erie

$71,090 $66,790 $65,100 $66,010 $73,050
$33,270 $34,330 $35,000 $36,220 $36,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations in Erie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Erie

Salaries for public relations professionals in Erie have increased. In 2010 Erie public relations professionals earned an average yearly salary of $73,050. Four years earlier in 2006, public relations professionals in Erie made an average salary of $71,090 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Erie.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Erie

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Erie public relations professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,810. The 10% of public relations professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $137,340 per year.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Erie

Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Business Administration
Business Management

On average public relations professionals in Erie earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Erie.

Educational Trends

Public Relations schools in Erie


There is only one accredited public relations school in the city. Many of Erie's public relations professionals are graduates of this school.

Public Relations Programs Offered In Erie


Erie's public relations school offers one public relations degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Public Relations Degrees In Erie


Approximately 8 students graduated from public relations courses in 2010.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Erie, Pennsylvania

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