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Communications Professors in South Carolina

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Communications Professors in South Carolina

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9.1% Jobs Projection
$63,880 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Communications Professors Work in South Carolina?

In South Carolina, there were 160 people working as Communications Professors in the year 2018.

There were 170 Communications Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Communications Professors in SC Employment Trend

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

Communications Professors in SC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for South Carolina

Jobs for Communications Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 9.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.0%.

Job Projections for Communications Professors: Nation vs. SC

South Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 20 annual Communications Professors job openings in South Carolina, and 240 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 South Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Communications Professors ranged from $37,470 to $99,040 with $63,880 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in South Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Communications Professors Earnings: SC vs. National Average

Top South Carolina 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
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 130 $58,540
Columbia, SC 70 $70,560

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 SC Employment Total
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 800
English Language and Literature Professors 710
Philosophy and Religion Professors 270
History Professors 250
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 130


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