Careers & Salaries

Recent studies confirm that employers continue to highly favor individuals with strong communication skills when hiring and promoting. According to Business Insider, a Communication major can lead to many kinds of high-paying jobs.

For example, one area of healthy job growth is public relations. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports steady demand for PR specialists who can improve an organization's relationships with customers, investors, and the general public.

A few examples of job titles in the field of communications include:

  • Advertising and Promotions Manager
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Public Relations and Fundraising Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Communications Teacher
  • Technical Writer
  • Patient Representative
  • Interviewer
  • Human Resources Assistant

For detailed career and salary information, visit the LBCC Career Coach.

All career information and statistics listed here are provided by the State of Oregon.