The Future. What can I do with a degree in Communication?
SALARY: Salary.com provides expected salary information for various communication positions in Riverside, CA, which require a bachelor’s degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area:
Public Relations Specialist 1 - $48,640
Technical Writer 1 - $58,050
With experience and increased responsibilities salaries increase:
Employee Communications Manager - $97,700
Marketing Communications Specialist - $69,000
JOB OUTLOOK: The U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, states that “employment in the industry is projected to grow 22 percent over the 2004-2014 period, compared with 14 percent for all industries combined. Increased demand for public relations services also will stem from growth in the number and types of media outlets used to reach consumers, creating opportunities for people skilled in preparing material for presentation on the Internet.” www. bls.gov