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2021 Highest Paid Communication & Journalism Graduates in Nevada

397 Bachelor's Degrees
$32,550 Avg Salary
$24,678 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Communication & Journalism Graduates in NevadaCommunication & Journalism is one of the most popular subjects to study in Nevada. With 397 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, it ranked 8th out of all the majors we track. This means that 0.4% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school 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 Communication & Journalism Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

This year's Highest Paid Communication & Journalism Graduates in Nevada ranking analyzed 2 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in communication and journalism.

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.

How Much Do Communication & Journalism Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduating, communication and journalism majors that go to school in Nevada go on to jobs making an average of $32,550 per year. That's not so great, since it is 18% less than the national average salary of a typical bachelor's degree holder. However, graduates from the schools in this list may make more.

Nationwide, the average salary for graduates with a communication and journalism degree is $31,358. So, there's not much difference on that front.

Average Salary for Communication & Journalism Graduates from Schools in Nevada  32,550
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Average Salary for Communication & Journalism Graduates from Schools Nationwide  31,358
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65,200
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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65,200

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2021 Highest Paid Communication & Journalism Grads in Nevada

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Best Schools for Highly Paid Communication & Journalism Graduates in Nevada

Our rankings recognize University of Nevada - Las Vegas as the #1 school in this year's rankings. UNLV is a fairly large public school located in the midsize city of Las Vegas.

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University of Nevada - Reno comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the large city of Reno, UNR is a public college with a fairly large student population.

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Best Communication & Journalism Colleges in the Far Western US Region

Explore all the Best Communication & Journalism Colleges in the Far Western US Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
California 37 10,634
Washington 34 1,862
Hawaii 30 268
Oregon 30 1,312
Alaska 29 38

Communication & Journalism Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Communication & Media Studies 259
Journalism 138

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Majors Similar to Communication & Journalism

Related Major Annual Graduates
Social Sciences 773
Psychology 649
Education 453
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 145
History 103

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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.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Josh Hallett.

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