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Public Relations Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Public Relations faculty can choose to work at only one public relations school in Philadelphia. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public relations and public relations education in Philadelphia, which includes public relations training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Public Relations Employment

Philadelphia 780
Pennsylvania 1,890

Exactly 780 of Pennsylvania's 1,890 public relations professionals work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public relations professionals in Philadelphia has grown by 3%. Overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Public Relations employment growth

1,680 1,670 1,700 1,820 1,890
760 740 700 730 780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Public Relations VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$90,920 $95,500 $98,260 $97,910 $104,440
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for public relations professionals have increased. Philadelphia public relations professionals made $104,440 per year, on average, in 2010. Public relations professionals in Philadelphia made a yearly average salary of $90,920, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Philadelphia

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

Public relations professionals in Philadelphia earn a median salary of $89,830 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 230%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $54,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $178,530 per year.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Political Science
Business Administration
Business Management

On average public relations professional salaries in Philadelphia are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Relations schools in Philadelphia


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

Public Relations Programs Offered In Philadelphia


Philadelphia's public relations schools offer 3 public relations degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Relations Degrees In Philadelphia


Approximately 203 students completed public relations courses in 2010.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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