Public Health Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

The city of Fairfax has only one school where public health faculty can find employment. The trends in Fairfax's public health academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes public health training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Public Health Employment

Fairfax 7,480
Virginia 9,430

Of the 9,430 public health professionals employed in Virginia, 7,480 work in Fairfax. The number of public health professionals in Fairfax has grown by 25% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for public health professionals in Fairfax has increased, overall employment in Fairfax has also increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Public Health employment growth

7,530 7,980 8,570 8,930 9,430
5,990 6,250 7,120 7,060 7,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$65,530 $69,843 $73,270 $76,633 $80,070
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

As the number of public health professionals in Fairfax has grown, salaries for public health professionals have also increased. In 2010 public health professionals in Fairfax reportedly earned an average salary of $80,070 per year. The average salary for public health professionals in Fairfax was $65,530 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of public health professionals in Fairfax is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Fairfax

10th percentile
$46,177
25th percentile
$59,067
50th percentile
$74,537
75th percentile
$97,797
90th percentile
$122,477

Public health professionals make a median salary of $74,537 per year in Fairfax. The 10% of public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,177 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $122,477 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Social Work
$58,150
Public Health
$80,070
Health Science
$81,012
Political Science
$97,980
Healthcare Administration
$101,460
Healthcare Management
$101,460
Public Administration
$107,553

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

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Fairfax

1

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

Public Health Programs Offered In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Fairfax's public health schools offer 3 public health degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
20
master
22
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total42

Approximately 42 students graduated from public health courses in 2010.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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