Chicago has 2,896,016 residents. It is located in Cook county.
For Illinois residents, the average tuition for all Chicago media schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $15,380.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Chicago media schools was $16,992.00.
Books and supplies for media schools in Chicago cost an average of $1,479.00. Students who live on campus while attending a media school in Chicago, can expect to pay an average of $9,011.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,869.00. There are three media colleges in Chicago from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 74 students completed media programs in Chicago.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Multi-Media Artists and Animators||$63,410.00||730|
|Set and Exhibit Designers||$47,920.00||320|
|Producers and Directors||$71,220.00||1,090|
|Music Directors and Composers||$47,790.00||620|
|Radio and Television Announcers||Not available||950|
|Broadcast News Analysts||$99,810.00||60|
|Reporters and Correspondents||$43,370.00||1,220|
|Public Relations Specialists||$59,390.00||5,030|
|Writers and Authors||$64,030.00||1,320|
|Interpreters and Translators||$40,730.00||730|
|Media and Communication Workers, All Other||$45,370.00||1,390|
|Audio and Video Equipment Technicians||$40,940.00||900|
|Sound Engineering Technicians||$47,780.00||590|
|Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture||$44,360.00||400|
|Film and Video Editors||$65,930.00||560|