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Communications Professors in Alabama

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Communications Professors in Alabama

Considering a career as a Communications Professor in Alabama?

9.7% Jobs Projection
$60,000 Median Salary
30 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Communications Professors in Alabama are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Communications Professors in Alabama is growing faster than average.

  • Communications Professors in Alabama earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Communications Professors Work in Alabama?

In Alabama, there were 250 people working as Communications Professors in the year 2018.

There were 220 Communications Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Communications Professors in AL Employment Trend

The typical state has 395 Communications Professors working in it, which means Alabama has fewer Communications Professors than average.

Communications Professors in AL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Alabama

Jobs for Communications Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 9.7% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.0%.

Job Projections for Communications Professors: Nation vs. AL

Alabama Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 30 annual job openings, and a total of 340 jobs for Alabama Communications Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 3,000 annual jobs and 37,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Communications Professors Make in Alabama?

In 2018 wages for Communications Professors ranged from $41,480 to $97,030 with $60,000 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Alabama is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Communications Professors Earnings: AL vs. National Average

Top Alabama Metros for Communications Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Communications Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 50 $61,630
Tuscaloosa, AL 30 $65,790

Top States for Communications Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Communications Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 3,080 $74,660
Texas 2,460 $65,010
California 2,060 $0
Illinois 1,810 $74,220
Ohio 1,410 $61,160
Florida 1,320 $74,590
Pennsylvania 1,280 $69,640
Indiana 1,070 $0
North Carolina 1,000 $62,730
New Jersey 940 $81,190
Michigan 900 $70,980
Missouri 660 $66,850
Colorado 620 $47,890
Washington 600 $56,590
Minnesota 560 $62,250
Massachusetts 530 $74,780
Wisconsin 500 $74,680
Iowa 480 $80,340
Utah 430 $64,790
Kentucky 420 $62,210

Below are the states where Communications Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Connecticut $82,880
New Hampshire $82,560
New Jersey $81,190
Iowa $80,340
District of Columbia $76,600
Massachusetts $74,780
Wisconsin $74,680
New York $74,660
Florida $74,590
Illinois $74,220

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Occupation AL Employment Total
English Language and Literature Professors 930
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 730
History Professors 350
Philosophy and Religion Professors 220
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 140


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