Public Health Schools
In Hershey, Pennsylvania

Public Health faculty can choose to work at only one public health school in Hershey. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public health and public health education in Hershey, which includes public health training at the public health masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hershey Vs. Pennsylvania Public Health Employment

Hershey 1,380
Pennsylvania 23,210

Of the 23,210 public health professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 1,380 work in Hershey. There has been a 19% growth in the number of public health professionals in Hershey between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of public health professionals in Hershey has increased, overall employment in Hershey has also increased.

Hershey Vs. Pennsylvania Public Health employment growth

24,350 24,170 24,930 23,160 23,210
1,160 1,020 1,110 1,210 1,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Hershey

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Hershey

$52,393 $58,100 $57,683 $58,297 $59,760
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Hershey
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hershey

Salaries for public health professionals in Hershey have increased. In 2010 Hershey public health professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,760. Public health professionals in Hershey made a yearly average salary of $52,393, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Hershey.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Hershey

10th percentile
$37,233
25th percentile
$44,950
50th percentile
$54,550
75th percentile
$68,053
90th percentile
$90,013

Public health professionals in Hershey earn a median salary of $54,550 per year. The difference in pay between the public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 142%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,233 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,013 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Hershey

Social Work
$45,370
Public Health
$59,760
Health Science
$68,420
Healthcare Management
$84,290
Healthcare Administration
$84,290
Political Science
$96,920
Public Administration
$100,755

Public health professional salaries in Hershey are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Hershey

1

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

Public Health Programs Offered In Hershey

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Hershey's public health school offers one public health degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Hershey

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
17
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

Approximately 17 students graduated from public health courses in 2010.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Hershey, Pennsylvania

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