Public Health Schools
In Lowell, Massachusetts

In Lowell, 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 Lowell, which includes 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

Lowell Vs. Massachusetts Public Health Employment

Lowell 490
Massachusetts 10,690

Exactly 490 of the 10,690 public health professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Lowell. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lowell, there has been a 44% growth in the number of public health professionals. As the number of public health professionals in Lowell has increased, overall employment in Lowell has decreased.

Lowell Vs. Massachusetts Public Health employment growth

14,170 13,460 16,980 21,180 10,690
340 320 370 570 490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Lowell

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Lowell

$66,115 $67,033 $64,150 $65,050 $71,123
$49,130 $51,290 $53,380 $54,110 $55,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Lowell
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lowell

As the number of public health professionals in Lowell has grown, salaries for public health professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $71,123 per year was earned by public health professionals in Lowell. Four years earlier in 2006, public health professionals in Lowell made an average salary of $66,115 per year. The growth in the salary of public health professionals in Lowell is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Lowell

10th percentile
$40,587
25th percentile
$54,860
50th percentile
$67,663
75th percentile
$89,467
90th percentile
$111,271

Public health professionals in Lowell make a median yearly salary of $67,663. The difference in pay between the public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 174%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,587 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $111,271 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Lowell

Social Work
$45,650
Public Health
$71,123
Health Science
$74,086
Healthcare Management
$105,030
Healthcare Administration
$105,030
Public Administration
$130,790

Lowell public health professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Lowell

1

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

Public Health Programs Offered In Lowell

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Lowell

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
10
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total26

Approximately 26 students completed public health courses in 2010.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Lowell, Massachusetts

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