Iowa Reporters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Reporters in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Reporters in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City and Des Moines
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Reporters in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Des Moines and Cedar Rapids

Schools for Reporters in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Reporting Schools in Iowa

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More Iowa Reporting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briar Cliff University Sioux City Masters 1,138
Buena Vista University Storm Lake Masters 2,548
Central College Pella Bachelor 1,605
Dordt College Sioux Center Masters 1,301
Drake University Des Moines Masters 5,617
Grand View University Des Moines Bachelor 1,748
Iowa Lakes Community College Estherville Associate 3,013
Iowa State University Ames Doctorate & First Professional 26,160
Iowa Wesleyan College Mount Pleasant Bachelor 834
Loras College Dubuque Masters 1,591
Luther College Decorah Bachelor 2,476
Maharishi University of Management Fairfield Doctorate 948
Morningside College Sioux City Masters 1,798
Mount Mercy College Cedar Rapids Masters 1,506
Saint Ambrose University Davenport Doctorate 3,870
Simpson College Indianola Masters 2,039
University of Dubuque Dubuque Doctorate & First Professional 1,560
University of Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls Doctorate 12,692
Upper Iowa University Fayette Masters 5,143
Waldorf College Forest City Bachelor 630
Wartburg College Waverly Bachelor 1,810
William Penn University Oskaloosa Masters 1,949

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Reporters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Reporters relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Cedar Rapids 0 $28300 0
Des Moines 250 $35750 2.44
West Des Moines 250 $35750 2.44
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