Public Administration Schools
In Costa Mesa, California

The city of Costa Mesa has only one school where public administration faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Costa Mesa, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the public administration bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Costa Mesa Vs. California Public Administration Employment

Costa Mesa 3,820
California 44,330

Exactly 3,820 of the 44,330 public administration professionals employed in California, work in Costa Mesa. Between 2006 and 2010, in Costa Mesa, there has been a 9% decline in the number of public administration professionals. As the number of public administration professionals in Costa Mesa has decreased, overall employment in Costa Mesa has also decreased.

Costa Mesa Vs. California Public Administration employment growth

40,780 42,690 44,040 46,750 44,330
4,200 4,510 4,550 4,140 3,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Costa Mesa

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Costa Mesa

$97,250 $97,888 $107,263 $107,982 $112,188
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Costa Mesa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Costa Mesa

In Costa Mesa, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 public administration professionals in Costa Mesa reportedly earned an average salary of $112,188 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, public administration professionals in Costa Mesa made an average salary of $97,250 per year. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Costa Mesa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Costa Mesa

10th percentile
$66,902
25th percentile
$58,567
50th percentile
$72,520
75th percentile
$93,580
90th percentile
$111,817

Public administration professionals make a median salary of $72,520 per year in Costa Mesa. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $66,902 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $111,817 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Costa Mesa

Social Work
$51,960
Criminal Justice
$59,470
Sociology
$91,810
Political Science
$92,870
Public Administration
$112,188
Business Administration
$116,705
Business Management
$127,995

Costa Mesa public administration professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Costa Mesa

1

There is only one accredited public administration school in the city. Many of Costa Mesa's public administration professionals are graduates of this school.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Costa Mesa

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in public administration offered by Costa Mesa's public administration school.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Costa Mesa

associate
0
bachelor
15
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Costa Mesa, California

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