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Public Administration Schools
In Amherst, Massachusetts

There are 2 public administration schools in Amherst for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public administration in the city of Amherst, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Public Administration Employment

Amherst 60
Massachusetts 17,190

Exactly 60 of Massachusetts' 17,190 public administration professionals work in Amherst. As the number of public administration professionals in Amherst has increased, overall employment in Amherst has also increased.

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Public Administration employment growth

23,620 22,090 20,850 19,720 17,190
No data 70 90 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Amherst

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Amherst

No data $78,800 $111,190 No data $145,900
$41,780 $43,600 $47,470 No data $49,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Amherst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Amherst

In 2010 an average salary of $145,900 per year was earned by public administration professionals in Amherst. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Amherst.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Amherst

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Public administration professionals make a median salary of $113,610 per year in Amherst. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 108% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Amherst

Criminal Justice
Social Work
Business Administration
Business Management
Political Science
Public Administration

Amherst public administration professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Amherst


There are 2 accredited public administration schools in the city. Many of Amherst's public administration professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Amherst


There is one degree and certificate program in public administration offered by Amherst's public administration school.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Amherst


In 2010 approximately 18 students completed public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Amherst, Massachusetts

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