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2021 Highest Paid Radio, Television & Digital Communication Graduates in Mississippi

281 Bachelor's Degrees
$35,100 Avg Salary
$23,000 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Radio, Television & Digital Communication Graduates in MississippiRadio, Television & Digital Communication is the #16 most popular major in Mississippi with 281 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that of the 10,624 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 2.6% were from a college or university in the state. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Digital Communication Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after 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.

Comparing Average Salaries of Radio, Television & Digital Communication Majors

After graduating, radio, television and digital communication majors that go to school in Mississippi go on to jobs making an average of $35,100 per year. If salary is one of the most important things on your career list, you may be disappointed to hear that this is 12% less than the salary of a typical college graduate.

Looking at digital communication schools across the country, we see that the nationwide average salary for graduates in this field is $27,456. This means that graduates from schools in Mississippi make 28% more than the national average.

Average Salary for Digital Communication Graduates from Schools in Mississippi  35,100
Average Salary for Digital Communication Graduates from Schools Nationwide  27,456
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Radio, Television & Digital Communication Grads in Mississippi

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Best Schools for Highly Paid Digital Communication Graduates in Mississippi


University of Mississippi

University, MS

University of Mississippi comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Ole Miss is a very large public school located in the remote town of University. Students who receive their bachelor's in digital communication from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $35,100.

The average amount in student loans that digital communication majors at Ole Miss take out while working on their bachelor's is $21,958. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $239, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Best Radio, Television & Digital Communication Colleges in the Southeast Region

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

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Georgia 220 768
Florida 214 822
Tennessee 209 49
North Carolina 207 153
Virginia 206 84
South Carolina 188 75
Alabama 183 181
Kentucky 177 129
Arkansas 164 42
Louisiana 163 16

One of 5 majors within the Communication & Journalism area of study, Radio, Television & Digital Communication has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Communication & Media Studies 306
Journalism 152
Public Relations & Advertising 34
Communication & Journalism (Other) 5

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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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