Public Administration Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

There are 2 public administration schools in Kansas City for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Kansas City, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Public Administration
  • Masters degree in Public Administration


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Public Administration Employment

Kansas City 3,920
Missouri 8,160

Of the 8,160 public administration professionals employed in Missouri, 3,920 work in Kansas City. There has been a 11% growth in the number of public administration professionals in Kansas City between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Kansas City has also increased.

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Public Administration employment growth

6,460 6,910 7,510 8,170 8,160
3,520 3,680 4,170 4,470 3,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$78,590 $82,953 $85,293 $85,830 $87,913
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

In Kansas City, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 Kansas City public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $87,913. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public administration professionals in Kansas City was $78,590 per year. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Kansas City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Kansas City

10th percentile
$45,942
25th percentile
$60,662
50th percentile
$79,575
75th percentile
$78,360
90th percentile
$94,257

Kansas City public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $79,575. The difference in pay between the public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 105%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,942 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,257 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Social Work
$39,435
Criminal Justice
$43,064
Sociology
$53,990
Political Science
$59,400
Public Administration
$87,913
Business Administration
$90,440
Business Management
$103,133

On average public administration professional salaries in Kansas City are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Kansas City

2

Many of Kansas City's public administration professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited public administration schools in the city.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
44
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total44

Approximately 44 students completed public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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