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Public Relations Schools
In Seattle, Washington

There is only one public relations school in Seattle for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public relations in the city of Seattle, which encompasses public relations training at the public relations bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Seattle Vs. Washington Public Relations Employment

Seattle 1,140
Washington 1,880

Exactly 1,140 of the 1,880 public relations professionals employed in Washington State, work in Seattle. The number of public relations professionals in Seattle has grown by 75% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for public relations professionals in Seattle has increased, overall employment in Seattle has also increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Public Relations employment growth

930 1,280 1,540 1,820 1,880
650 870 1,000 1,140 1,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Public Relations VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$101,680 $111,950 $107,940 $109,110 $104,620
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Relations in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

In Seattle, salaries for public relations professionals have increased. In 2010 public relations professionals in Seattle reportedly earned an average salary of $104,620 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public relations professionals in Seattle was $101,680 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Seattle.

Salary percentiles for Public relations professionals in Seattle

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

Seattle public relations professionals earn a median yearly salary of $99,820. The 10% of public relations professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $64,690 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $154,560 per year.

Average Salaries for Public relations professionals and related professions in Seattle

Political Science
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Business Administration
Business Management

Public relations professional salaries in Seattle are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Relations schools in Seattle


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

Public Relations Programs Offered In Seattle


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

Student Completed Public Relations Degrees In Seattle


In 2010 approximately 20 students completed public relations courses.

Public Relations Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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