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Communications Professors in Washington

Want to work in Washington as a Communications Professor? Read this first!

17.8% Jobs Projection
$56,590 Median Salary
50 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Communications Professors Work in Washington?

In Washington, there were 600 people working as Communications Professors in the year 2018.

There were 620 Communications Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Communications Professors in WA Employment Trend

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

Communications Professors in WA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Washington

Jobs for Communications Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 17.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.0%.

Job Projections for Communications Professors: Nation vs. WA

Washington Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 50 annual job openings, and 530 total jobs in 2026 for Communications Professors in this state.

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

What do Communications Professors Make in Washington?

In 2018 wages for Communications Professors ranged from $41,310 to $82,030 with $56,590 being the median annual salary.

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

Communications Professors Earnings: WA vs. National Average

Top Washington 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
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 250 $58,370
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 170 $65,020
Bellingham, WA 50 $60,010

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 WA Employment Total
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,930
English Language and Literature Professors 1,450
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 670
History Professors 430
Philosophy and Religion Professors 390

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