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Communications Professors in Wisconsin

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Communications Professors in Wisconsin

Is Wisconsin a good place for you to work as a Communications Professor?

5.0% Jobs Projection
$74,680 Median Salary
80 Job Openings

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

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

How Many Communications Professors Work in Wisconsin?

There were approximately 500 workers employed as Communications Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 490 Communications Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Communications Professors in WI Employment Trend

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

Communications Professors in WI vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Wisconsin

Jobs for Communications Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 5.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.0%.

Job Projections for Communications Professors: Nation vs. WI

Wisconsin Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 80 annual job openings, and 1,050 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 Wisconsin?

In 2018 wages for Communications Professors ranged from $47,190 to $120,290 with $74,680 being the median annual salary.

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

Communications Professors Earnings: WI vs. National Average

Top Wisconsin 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
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 1,540 $73,620
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 250 $58,910
Madison, WI 60 $80,050
Duluth, MN-WI 50 $62,270

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 WI Employment Total
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,820
English Language and Literature Professors 820
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 440
History Professors 340
Philosophy and Religion Professors 320


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