Salary for Postsecondary Communications Teachers

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Communications teachers in postsecondary institutions strive to promote student understanding of the communications field by developing lectures, homework assignments and exams which reinforce communications concepts. Additionally, these professionals may supervise graduate and undergraduate student research, intern, and teaching projects. Communications teachers may also conduct their own research in the field, and stay informed on new developments by reading peer-reviewed publications and attending relevant professional conferences and meetings. The minimum degree requirement for this occupation is a Bachelor's degree, although the majority of communications teachers have doctorates or Master's degrees.

A Postsecondary Communications Teacher will normally receive a wage of somewhere between 48000 and 72000 based on tenure level. Communications Teachers, Postsecondary usually receive an average salary of Sixty Seven Thousand dollars annually.

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary can get the highest pay in New York, which has an average job salary of approximating $91080.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 25.99 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Communications Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Educational Services $67,820
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $67,820