Public Health Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

In Bridgeport, there is only one public health school where public health faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public health and public health education in Bridgeport, which includes public health training at the public health certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Public Health Employment

Bridgeport 1,300
Connecticut 7,500

Exactly 1,300 of the 7,500 public health professionals employed in Connecticut, work in Bridgeport. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public health professionals in Bridgeport has grown by 29%. Overall employment in Bridgeport has decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Public Health employment growth

6,020 6,300 6,550 6,920 7,500
1,010 1,010 1,170 1,310 1,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$61,183 $64,270 $66,243 $71,867 $73,687
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

As the number of public health professionals in Bridgeport has grown, salaries for public health professionals have also increased. In 2010 public health professionals in Bridgeport reportedly earned an average salary of $73,687 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public health professionals in Bridgeport was $61,183 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bridgeport.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Bridgeport

10th percentile
$41,643
25th percentile
$52,707
50th percentile
$70,727
75th percentile
$89,640
90th percentile
$105,270

Public health professionals make a median salary of $70,727 per year in Bridgeport. The 10% of public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,643 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 153% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Social Work
$57,720
Public Health
$73,687
Health Science
$78,346
Political Science
$81,630
Healthcare Administration
$91,130
Healthcare Management
$91,130
Public Administration
$134,770

On average public health professional salaries in Bridgeport are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Bridgeport

1

Many of Bridgeport's public health professionals are graduates of the only accredited public health school in the city.

Public Health Programs Offered In Bridgeport

No data at this time.

There is one degree and certificate program in public health offered by Bridgeport's public health school.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Bridgeport

No data at this time.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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