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Employers of Communications & Media Studies majors in WA

Announcers
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Announcers present music, news, and sports and may provide commentary or interview guests about these or other important topics. Some act as masters of ceremonies (emcees) or disc jockeys (DJs) at weddings, parties, or clubs. Many announcers work in radio and television studios. Some announcers are self-employed; others work part time. Educational requirements for announcers vary. Radio and television announcers typically need a bachelor’s degree in journalism, broadcasting, or communications, along with other experience gained from internships or working at their college radio or television station. Public address announcers typically need a high school diploma with some short-term on-the-job training. The median annual wage for public address system and other announcers was $28,440 in May 2017. The median annual wage for radio and television announcers was $32,450 in May 2017. Overall employment of announcers is projected to decline 9 percent from 2016 to 2026. Experienced, formally trained announcers should have the best job prospects.

Broadcast News Analysts

Analyze, interpret, and broadcast news received from various sources. The median annual wage for public address system and other announcers was $62,910 in May 2017.

Editors

Plan, coordinate, or edit content of material for publication. May review proposals and drafts for possible publication. Includes technical editors. The median annual wage for editors was $58,770 in May 2017. Employment of editors is projected to show little or no change from 2016 to 2026, as print media continue to face strong pressure from online publications. Competition for jobs with established newspapers and magazines will be particularly strong.

Reporters and Correspondents

Collect and analyze facts about newsworthy events by interview, investigation, or observation. Report and write stories for newspaper, news magazine, radio, or television. The median annual wage for reporters and correspondents was $39,370 in May 2017.

Public Relations Specialists

Engage in promoting or creating an intended public image for individuals, groups, or organizations. May write or select material for release to various communications media. The median annual wage for public relations specialists was $59,300 in May 2017. Employment of public relations specialists is projected to grow 9 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. The need for organizations to maintain their public image will continue to drive employment growth. Candidates can expect strong competition for jobs at advertising and public relations firms and organizations with large media exposure.

Communications Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in communications, such as organizational communications, public relations, radio/television broadcasting, and journalism. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research. The median annual wage for postsecondary communications teachers was $66,510 in May 2017.

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New Cingular Wireless Services, Inc.
AT&T Mobility
Northwest Capital Appreciation, Inc.
Nca Cable
C M T Partners
Clear Wireless LLC
Wavedivision Vii, LLC
Wave Broadband
The Tulalip Tribes of Washington
New Cingular Wireless Services, Inc.
AT&T Wireless
Cowles Publishing Company
Journal of Business
Joongang USA
Korea Central Daily News
Frontier Communications Corporation
Frontier Communications
Teligence (us) Inc
Sea Mar Community Care Center
K K M O 1360
King Broadcasting Company
King TV
Tacoma News Inc
News Tribune
T-Mobile West LLC
Electric Lightwave, LLC
Integra Telecom
Seattle Times Company
Seattle Times, The
Qwest Corporation
Qwest
CBS Radio Inc.
CBS
Blethen Corporation
Spokane Television, Inc.
Kxly-TV
Telecommunication Systems, Inc.
TCS
Queenb Radio Inc
Kxly Broadcast Center
Seattle Times Company
Times Communications Co
County of King
Executive Services Dept
Zango, Inc.
Cox Media Group, LLC
Kiro Television
Seattle Times Company
Yakima Herald Republic
Tribune Television Northwest, Inc.
Kcpq Channel 13
Root Wireless, Inc.
Root Metrics
Comcast Corporation
Qwest Corporation
Qwest
T-Mobile Usa, Inc.
T-Mobile
T-Mobile Us, Inc.
Amazon.com.indc LLC
The Hearst Corporation
Seattle Post Intelligencer
DDB Seattle Inc.
DDB Public Relations
McClatchy Newspapers, Inc.
Bellingham Herald
Wavedivision Holdings, LLC
Wave Broadband
Kplu
Washington Web Company, Inc.
Consolidated Press
Verizon Communications Inc.
GTE
Qwest Corporation
Qwest
McClatchy Newspapers, Inc.
Tri-City Herald
Northwest News Co., Inc.
Nextel West Corp
Nextel
Valley Communications Center Inc
The Directv Group Inc
Lafromboise Newspapers
Nisqualley Valley News
Fisher Radio Seattle
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