Public Administration Schools In Maine

Public Administration classes faculty can choose to work at one of 4 accredited public administration schools in Maine. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Maine, and the future trends in public administration training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Public Administration
  • Bachelors degree in Public Administration
  • Masters degree in Public Administration
  • PhD degree in Public Administration


Schools

  1. University of Maine at Augusta

    46 University Dr, Augusta, Maine 04330-9410

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  2. University of Maine at Fort Kent

    23 University Drive, Fort Kent, Maine 04743-1292

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  3. University of Maine

    Orono, Maine 04469

    152 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. University of Southern Maine

    96 Falmouth St, Portland, Maine 04103

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Maine Vs. National Public Administration Employment

Maine 1,440
National 391,290

Approximately 0% of the country's public administration professionals work in Maine state.

Employment Growth for Public administration professionals In Maine

1,800 1,480 1,440 1,510 1,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Maine, public administration is a shrinking field. 360 less public administration professionals were working in Maine in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of public administration professionals has shrunk by 20%. This decline is faster than the national trend for public administration professionals which shows a 4% decrease in the number of public administration professionals working around the nation.

Public Administration VS. All Professions salaries in Maine

$61,303 $64,418 $67,348 $69,915 $55,248
$40,902 $42,204 $44,287 $45,290 $46,296
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Maine, as the number of public administration professionals is declining, the salaries earned by public administration professionals are decreasing. In 2006 public administration professionals made a mean salary of $61,303 per year, and in 2010 they made $55,248 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Maine

10th percentile
$30,148
25th percentile
$37,632
50th percentile
$48,280
75th percentile
$58,928
90th percentile
$69,576

This represents a 11% decline in salaries. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. In the state of Maine, there is a slight variation in pay, within the field of public administration. The pay differential between the highest paid public administration professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is -7%

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Maine

Business Administration
$76,127
Business Management
$80,581
Criminal Justice
$42,257
Political Science
$85,550
Public Administration
$55,248
Social Work
$44,405
Sociology
$81,500

Public administration professionals in Maine earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Administration programs available for each degree type for all schools in Maine

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total8

As the number of public administration professionals is decreasing in Maine state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited public administration schools in Maine state is increasing. In 2006, 69 students graduated from public administration courses in Maine. And in 2010, 72 students graduated.

This represents a 4% increase in the number of public administration degree or certificate school graduates in Maine state. 38% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in public administration.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Maine

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