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2021 Highest Paid Radio, Television & Digital Communication Graduates in New York

1,510 Bachelor's Degrees
$28,600 Avg Salary
$22,386 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Radio, Television & Digital Communication School for You

Highest Paid Radio, Television & Digital Communication Graduates in New YorkWith 1,510 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, radio, television and digital communication is the #28 most popular major in New York. This means that of the 10,624 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 14.2% were from a college or university in the state. The digital communication school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Highest Paid Digital Communication Graduates.

This year's Highest Paid Radio, Television & Digital Communication Graduates in New York ranking looked at 14 colleges that offer a bachelor's in digital communication.

In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

Salaries of Radio, Television & Digital Communication Majors After Graduation

After graduating, radio, television and digital communication majors that go to school in New York go on to jobs making an average of $28,600 per year. Unfortunately, that is 28% less than the average salary of a typical college graduate. However, graduates from the schools below may make more than this.

Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a digital communication degree is $27,456. So, there's not much difference on that front.

Average Salary for Digital Communication Graduates from Schools in New York  28,600
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Average Salary for Digital Communication Graduates from Schools Nationwide  27,456
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57,200
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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57,200

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2021 Highest Paid Radio, Television & Digital Communication Grads in New York

The following colleges produce the highest paid digital communication graduates.

Top 10 Best Schools for Highly Paid Digital Communication Graduates in New York

#1

New York University

New York, NY

New York University comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. NYU is a very large private not-for-profit school located in the large city of New York. Digital Communication majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $42,600.

Digital Communication majors at NYU take out an average of $20,759 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $241.

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#2

Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY

The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Hofstra University. Located in the suburb of Hempstead, Hofstra is a private not-for-profit college with a large student population. Students who receive their bachelor's in digital communication from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $32,200.

Digital Communication majors at Hofstra take out an average of $22,281 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $270.

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#3

Ithaca College

Ithaca, NY

Our rankings recognize Ithaca College as the #3 school in this year's rankings. Located in the suburb of Ithaca, Ithaca is a private not-for-profit school with a medium-sized student population. Digital Communication majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $31,500.

On average, digital communication graduates from Ithaca take out $20,124 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $222.

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute landed the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid radio, television and digital communication school. Located in the small city of Troy, RPI is a private not-for-profit school with a moderately-sized student population.

Digital Communication majors at RPI take out an average of $22,095 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree.

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#4

CUNY City College

New York, NY

CUNY City College earned the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the large city of New York, City is a public school with a large student population. Students who receive their bachelor's in digital communication from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $31,400.

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#5

St. Bonaventure University

Saint Bonaventure, NY

St. Bonaventure University landed the #5 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid radio, television and digital communication school. St. Bonaventure is a small private not-for-profit school located in the remote town of Saint Bonaventure. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, digital communication majors make an average salary of $31,200.

On average, digital communication graduates from St. Bonaventure take out $24,565 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $280.

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Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY

Our rankings recognize Syracuse University as the #6 school in this year's rankings. Syracuse is a fairly large private not-for-profit school located in the city of Syracuse. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in digital communication from the school is $28,700.

After completing their bachelor's degree, digital communication graduates from Syracuse carry an average student debtload of $23,254. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $270.

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CUNY Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, NY

Our rankings recognize CUNY Brooklyn College as the #7 school in this year's rankings. Brooklyn is a fairly large public school located in the city of Brooklyn. The average salary for a student who gets a bachelor's degree in digital communication from the school is $28,500.

On average, digital communication graduates from Brooklyn take out $14,635 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $138, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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St. Francis College

Brooklyn Heights, NY

St. Francis College earned the #8 spot in our 2021 rankings. SFC is a small private not-for-profit school located in the large city of Brooklyn Heights.

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New York Institute of Technology earned the #8 spot in our 2021 rankings. NYIT is a medium-sized private not-for-profit school located in the large suburb of Old Westbury. Digital Communication majors who obtain their bachelor's from the school make an average salary of $28,400.

The average amount in student loans that digital communication majors at NYIT take out while working on their bachelor's is $24,963. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $241.

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Best Radio, Television & Digital Communication Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region

Explore all the Best Radio, Television & Digital Communication Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Pennsylvania 266 591
Maryland 197 160
New Jersey 189 136
Delaware 125 13
District of Columbia 125 2

Radio, Television & Digital Communication is one of 5 different types of Communication & Journalism programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Digital Communication

Related Major Annual Graduates
Communication & Media Studies 3,850
Public Relations & Advertising 1,191
Journalism 884
Communication & Journalism (Other) 129

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
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