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Communications Professors in Missouri

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Communications Professors in Missouri

Considering a career as a Communications Professor in Missouri?

18.9% Jobs Projection
$66,850 Median Salary
50 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Communications Professors Work in Missouri?

In Missouri, there were 660 people working as Communications Professors in the year 2018.

There were 660 Communications Professors employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.

Communications Professors in MO Employment Trend

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

Communications Professors in MO vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Missouri

Jobs for Communications Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 18.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.0%.

Job Projections for Communications Professors: Nation vs. MO

Missouri Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 50 annual Communications Professors job openings in Missouri, and 630 total jobs in the year 2026.

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

What do Communications Professors Make in Missouri?

In 2018 wages for Communications Professors ranged from $38,420 to $125,060 with $66,850 being the median annual salary.

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

Communications Professors Earnings: MO vs. National Average

Top Missouri 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
St. Louis, MO-IL 130 $70,700
Springfield, MO 110 n/a
Kansas City, MO-KS 110 $53,650
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO 70 $71,600

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 MO Employment Total
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,430
English Language and Literature Professors 970
Philosophy and Religion Professors 520
History Professors 360
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 230


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