Public Health Schools
In Springfield, Illinois

In Springfield, 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 Springfield, which includes public health training at the following levels:

  • Public Health Certificate
  • Masters degree in Public Health


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Illinois Public Health Employment

Springfield 340
Illinois 15,961

Of the 6,110 public health professionals employed in Illinois, 340 work in Springfield. The number of public health professionals in Springfield has grown by 386% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Illinois Public Health employment growth

12,870 13,080 13,860 6,400 6,110
70 270 280 290 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$52,350 $53,480 $55,697 $54,850 $71,835
$38,260 $40,150 $41,300 $42,900 $44,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of public health professionals in Springfield has grown, salaries for public health professionals have also increased. In 2010 Springfield public health professionals earned an average yearly salary of $71,835. Four years earlier in 2006, public health professionals in Springfield made an average salary of $52,350 per year. The growth in the salary of public health professionals in Springfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$39,975
25th percentile
$48,670
50th percentile
$65,705
75th percentile
$85,335
90th percentile
$113,150

Springfield public health professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,705. The 10% of public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,975 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $113,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Springfield

Social Work
$44,915
Public Health
$71,835
Public Administration
$74,497
Health Science
$82,034
Healthcare Management
$92,260
Healthcare Administration
$92,260

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

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Springfield

1

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

Public Health Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in public health offered by Springfield's public health schools.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
9
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total15

In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from public health courses.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Illinois

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