Public Health Schools
In Portland, Maine

Public Health faculty can choose to work at only one public health school in Portland. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public health in the city of Portland, which encompasses public health training at the public health bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Maine Public Health Employment

Portland 780
Maine 2,650

Of the 2,650 public health professionals employed in Maine, 780 work in Portland. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public health professionals in Portland has shrunk by 7%. As the number of public health professionals in Portland has decreased, overall employment in Portland has increased.

Portland Vs. Maine Public Health employment growth

2,560 2,750 2,580 2,670 2,650
840 840 850 840 780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$54,730 $60,970 $66,187 $65,723 $63,880
$38,320 $39,800 $40,830 $41,620 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

As the number of public health professionals in Portland has shrunk, salaries for public health professionals have increased. Portland public health professionals made $63,880 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, public health professionals in Portland made an average salary of $54,730 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Portland.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Portland

10th percentile
$38,177
25th percentile
$48,057
50th percentile
$59,633
75th percentile
$74,567
90th percentile
$95,223

Public health professionals in Portland earn a median salary of $59,633 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 149%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,177 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,223 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Portland

Social Work
$45,740
Public Health
$63,880
Health Science
$66,668
Public Administration
$82,527
Healthcare Management
$93,720
Healthcare Administration
$93,720

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

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Portland

1

There is only one accredited public health school in the city. Many of Portland's public health professionals are graduates of this school.

Public Health Programs Offered In Portland

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Portland

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students completed public health courses.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Portland, Maine

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