Public Health Schools
In Los Angeles, California

The city of Los Angeles has 4 schools where public health faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public health in the city of Los Angeles, which encompasses public health training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Los Angeles Vs. California Public Health Employment

Los Angeles 12,230
California 46,710

Exactly 12,230 of California's 46,710 public health professionals work in Los Angeles. The number of public health professionals in Los Angeles has grown by 19% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of public health professionals in Los Angeles has increased, overall employment in Los Angeles has also increased.

Los Angeles Vs. California Public Health employment growth

39,610 44,710 48,260 47,860 46,710
10,300 11,570 12,290 12,680 12,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Los Angeles

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Los Angeles

$64,100 $65,820 $68,210 $66,110 $69,190
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Los Angeles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Angeles

As the number of public health professionals in Los Angeles has grown, salaries for public health professionals have also increased. In 2010 public health professionals in Los Angeles reportedly earned an average salary of $69,190 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, public health professionals in Los Angeles made an average salary of $64,100 per year. The growth in the salary of public health professionals in Los Angeles is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Los Angeles

10th percentile
$37,067
25th percentile
$49,630
50th percentile
$65,230
75th percentile
$84,747
90th percentile
$105,740

Public health professionals make a median salary of $65,230 per year in Los Angeles. The difference in pay between the public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 185%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,067 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $105,740 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Los Angeles

Social Work
$53,545
Public Health
$69,190
Health Science
$76,488
Political Science
$89,725
Healthcare Administration
$104,120
Healthcare Management
$104,120
Public Administration
$117,033

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

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Los Angeles

4

There are 4 accredited public health schools in the city. Many of Los Angeles' public health professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Health Programs Offered In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
7
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total12

There are a total of 12 degree and certificate programs in public health offered by Los Angeles' public health schools.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
78
master
312
doctor
26
Certificate
0
Total416

In 2010 approximately 416 students completed public health courses.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Los Angeles, California

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