Public Health Schools
In West Lafayette, Indiana

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Public Health Employment

West Lafayette 250
Indiana 10,400

Exactly 250 of the 10,400 public health professionals employed in Indiana, work in West Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public health professionals in West Lafayette has grown by 19%. As the employment for public health professionals in West Lafayette has increased, overall employment in West Lafayette has also increased.

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Public Health employment growth

9,920 10,330 10,110 10,560 10,400
210 180 140 220 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: West Lafayette

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in West Lafayette

$79,400 $54,353 $65,785 $60,453 $63,990
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in West Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Lafayette

As the number of public health professionals in West Lafayette has grown, salaries for public health professionals have decreased. In 2010 public health professionals in West Lafayette reportedly earned an average salary of $63,990 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, public health professionals in West Lafayette made an average salary of $79,400 per year. The decline in the salary of public health professionals in West Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in West Lafayette

10th percentile
$38,250
25th percentile
$47,800
50th percentile
$59,090
75th percentile
$74,080
90th percentile
$98,985

Public health professionals in West Lafayette make a median yearly salary of $59,090. The 10% of public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,250 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $98,985 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in West Lafayette

Social Work
$34,197
Public Health
$63,990
Health Science
$64,158
Healthcare Management
$88,110
Healthcare Administration
$88,110
Public Administration
$158,720

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

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in West Lafayette

1

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

Public Health Programs Offered In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
7
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

Approximately 7 students completed public health courses in 2010.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in West Lafayette, Indiana

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