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Public Relations Schools
In Grand Rapids, Michigan

Public Relations faculty can choose to work at only one public relations school in Grand Rapids. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public relations and public relations education in Grand Rapids, which includes public relations training at the public relations bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Grand Rapids Vs. Michigan Public Relations Employment

Grand Rapids 60
Michigan 940

Exactly 60 of the 940 public relations professionals employed in Michigan, work in Grand Rapids. The number of public relations professionals in Grand Rapids has shrunk by 25% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Grand Rapids has increased.

Grand Rapids Vs. Michigan Public Relations employment growth

1,000 1,010 1,190 1,040 940
80 70 70 70 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Grand Rapids

Public Relations VS. All professions salaries in Grand Rapids

$76,530 $89,790 $91,240 $93,820 $88,450
$38,060 $39,250 $40,460 $40,710 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations in Grand Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Grand Rapids

Salaries for public relations professionals in Grand Rapids have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $88,450 per year was earned by public relations professionals in Grand Rapids. The average salary for public relations professionals in Grand Rapids was $76,530 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Grand Rapids.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Grand Rapids

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Public relations professionals in Grand Rapids earn a median salary of $85,130 per year. The difference in pay between the public relations professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 169%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,670 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $133,610 per year.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Grand Rapids

Fashion Marketing
Business Administration
Public Relations
Business Management

Grand Rapids public relations professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Public Relations schools in Grand Rapids


Many of Grand Rapids' public relations professionals are graduates of the only accredited public relations school in the city.

Public Relations Programs Offered In Grand Rapids

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Grand Rapids' public relations school offers one public relations degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Public Relations Degrees In Grand Rapids

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Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Grand Rapids, Michigan

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