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2023 Communication and Media Studies Salary

There are about 251,895 students enrolled in Communication and Media Studies in the USA.

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College is a massive investment for most. It's critical to have confidence you justify your spend. With that in mind, we hope the following income and job placement information help you make an intelligent decision when selecting your focus.

The average Communication and Media Studies student takes home a first year salary of $37,376 per year (close to national median 51st percentile). After a little experience in their employment, they by and large take home something between $19,964 and $89,432, but average about $41,806. To put it in context, that is 8% more than the national average.

The most popular work title for a Communication and Media Studies graduate is Inside Sales Representative, which generally make near $26,000; next are Analyst and Account Executive, which typically make close to $54,000 and $36,000 respectively.

New England has the highest grossing Communication and Media Studies graduates. TN has the highest grossing Communication and Media Studies alumni of any state. Ivy League has the highest earning Communication and Media Studies graduates of any conference..

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