Virginia Reporters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Reporters in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Reporters in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Virginia Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Richmond
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Virginia Beach

Salaries for Reporters in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Virginia Beach

Schools for Reporters in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Reporting Schools in Virginia

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More Virginia Reporting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bluefield College Bluefield Bachelor 793
Christopher Newport University Newport News Masters 4,884
Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg Masters & First Professional 1,234
George Mason University Fairfax Doctorate & First Professional 30,276
Hampton University Hampton Doctorate & First Professional 5,658
Hollins University Roanoke Masters 1,049
James Madison University Harrisonburg Doctorate 17,918
Longwood University Farmville Masters 4,727
Lynchburg College Lynchburg Masters 2,490
Mary Baldwin College Staunton Masters 1,685
Marymount University Arlington Doctorate 3,609
Norfolk State University Norfolk Doctorate 6,155
Radford University Radford Doctorate 9,122
Randolph College Lynchburg Masters 656
Regent University Virginia Beach Doctorate & First Professional 4,115
Shenandoah University Winchester Doctorate & First Professional 3,393
Southwest Virginia Community College Richlands Associate 3,716
University of Richmond Richmond Doctorate 4,324
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg Doctorate 29,898
Virginia Union University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 1,535
Virginia Wesleyan College Norfolk Bachelor 1,433
Washington and Lee University Lexington Doctorate 2,181

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Reporters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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


Richmond 50 $40700 0.27
Roanoke 50 $39270 1.12
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