Public Health Schools
In Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Public Health faculty can choose to work at one of 2 public health schools in Baton Rouge. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public health and public health education in Baton Rouge, which includes public health training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Public Health
  • Masters degree in Public Health


Statistics

Professional Trends

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Public Health Employment

Baton Rouge 1,300
Louisiana 5,520

Of the 5,520 public health professionals employed in Louisiana, 1,300 work in Baton Rouge. There has been a 69% growth in the number of public health professionals in Baton Rouge between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Baton Rouge has also increased.

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Public Health employment growth

5,340 5,750 5,440 5,500 5,520
770 910 1,090 1,110 1,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Baton Rouge

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Baton Rouge

$54,090 $55,017 $54,267 $56,610 $57,610
$34,520 $35,250 $37,210 $38,170 $39,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Baton Rouge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Baton Rouge

Salaries for public health professionals in Baton Rouge have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $57,610 per year was earned by public health professionals in Baton Rouge. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public health professionals in Baton Rouge was $54,090 per year. The growth in the salary of public health professionals in Baton Rouge is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Baton Rouge

10th percentile
$34,637
25th percentile
$43,947
50th percentile
$54,347
75th percentile
$68,483
90th percentile
$83,297

Public health professionals in Baton Rouge earn a median salary of $54,347 per year. The 10% of public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,637 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 140% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Baton Rouge

Social Work
$45,698
Political Science
$50,940
Public Health
$57,610
Health Science
$60,853
Healthcare Administration
$77,520
Healthcare Management
$77,520
Public Administration
$89,255

On average public health professionals in Baton Rouge earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Baton Rouge.

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Baton Rouge

2

There are 2 accredited public health schools in the city. Many of Baton Rouge's public health professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Health Programs Offered In Baton Rouge

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Baton Rouge's public health schools offer 2 public health degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Baton Rouge

associate
0
bachelor
22
master
5
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total27

In 2010 approximately 27 students completed public health courses.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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