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Public Relations Schools
In Lexington, Kentucky

The city of Lexington has only one school where public relations faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public relations academic community in Lexington, and the future trends. Academia in public relations includes public relations training at the public relations bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Public Relations Employment

Lexington 190
Kentucky 920

Exactly 190 of Kentucky's 920 public relations professionals work in Lexington. The number of public relations professionals in Lexington has grown by 90% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Lexington has also increased.

Lexington Vs. Kentucky Public Relations employment growth

660 630 790 910 920
100 90 120 150 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Public Relations VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$71,500 $78,620 $75,470 $74,380 $71,190
$36,110 $37,350 $38,510 $39,410 $39,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

In Lexington, salaries for public relations professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $71,190 per year was earned by public relations professionals in Lexington. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public relations professionals in Lexington was $71,500 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lexington.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Lexington

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Public relations professionals in Lexington make a median yearly salary of $65,930. 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 $39,470 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $106,160 per year.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Lexington

Fashion Marketing
Political Science
Public Relations
Business Administration
Business Management

Lexington 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 Lexington


Many of Lexington's public relations professionals are graduates of the only accredited public relations school in the city.

Public Relations Programs Offered In Lexington


There is one degree and certificate program in public relations offered by Lexington's public relations school.

Student Completed Public Relations Degrees In Lexington


In 2010 approximately 137 students graduated from public relations courses.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Kentucky

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