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Public Relations Schools In Louisiana

Public Relations classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited public relations school in Louisiana. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public relations in the state of Louisiana, which encompasses public relations training at the public relations bachelors degree level.


  1. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Public Relations Employment

Louisiana 330
National 53,460

Approximately 1% of the country's public relations professionals work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Public relations professionals In Louisiana

450 410 370 330 330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Public Relations is a shrinking field in Louisiana. In 2010 there were 120 less public relations professionals working in Louisiana than there were in 2006. This represents a 27% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for public relations professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of public relations professionals has grown by 21% between 2006 and 2010.

Public Relations VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$51,020 $54,760 $57,050 $60,010 $67,620
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by public relations professionals is increasing in Louisiana. The mean salary for public relations professionals in 2006 was $51,020 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $67,620 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Louisiana

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25th percentile
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This represents a 25% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Louisiana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of public relations. The pay differential between the highest paid public relations professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 138%

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Business Administration
Business Management
Fashion Marketing
Political Science
Public Relations

In Louisiana, public relations professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Relations programs available for each degree type for all schools in Louisiana


As the number of public relations professionals is decreasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited public relations school in Louisiana state is increasing. In Louisiana, there were 32 graduates in 2006. And there were 34 graduates from public relations courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of public relations school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana by 6%. 100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in public relations.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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