Des Moines is located in Polk county and has a population of 198,682.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in media schools in Des Moines during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,917.00. The average tuition was $13,917.00 for non-residents studying in Iowa.
Books and supplies for media schools in Des Moines cost an average of $1,006.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at media schools in Des Moines was $6,184.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,335.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two media colleges in Des Moines from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. Media programs in Des Moines reportedly graduated 18 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Producers and Directors||$49,160.00||140|
|Radio and Television Announcers||Not available||110|
|Reporters and Correspondents||$33,480.00||230|
|Public Relations Specialists||$51,590.00||530|
|Writers and Authors||$52,550.00||90|
|Interpreters and Translators||$39,370.00||170|
|Media and Communication Workers, All Other||$38,050.00||160|
|Audio and Video Equipment Technicians||$35,830.00||100|
|Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture||$35,280.00||60|
|Film and Video Editors||$47,390.00||60|