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Communications Professors in Arkansas

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Communications Professors in Arkansas

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12.5% Jobs Projection
$50,360 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Communications Professors Work in Arkansas?

In 2018, there were 250 Communications Professors working in the state.

There were 280 Communications Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Communications Professors in AR Employment Trend

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

Communications Professors in AR vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Arkansas

Jobs for Communications Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 12.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.0%.

Job Projections for Communications Professors: Nation vs. AR

Arkansas Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 20 annual job openings, and a total of 270 jobs for Arkansas 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 Arkansas?

In 2018 wages for Communications Professors ranged from $28,150 to $98,680 with $50,360 being the median annual salary.

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

Communications Professors Earnings: AR vs. National Average

Top Arkansas 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
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR 70 $50,800
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO 70 $71,600

Top States for Communications Professors Employment

View the list below to see 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 AR Employment Total
English Language and Literature Professors 610
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 550
History Professors 220
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 130
Philosophy and Religion Professors 70


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