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Public Administration Schools
In Athens, Georgia

The city of Athens has only one school where public administration faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Athens, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Georgia Public Administration Employment

Athens 210
Georgia 16,850

Exactly 210 of Georgia's 16,850 public administration professionals work in Athens. There has been a 17% growth in the number of public administration professionals in Athens between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Athens has also increased.

Athens Vs. Georgia Public Administration employment growth

17,840 18,260 2,700 19,430 16,850
180 200 280 250 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$133,020 $135,190 $77,090 $78,855 $83,930
$34,260 $35,170 $37,200 $38,110 $39,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

As the number of public administration professionals in Athens has grown, salaries for public administration professionals have decreased. In 2010 Athens public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $83,930. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public administration professionals in Athens was $133,020 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Athens

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Public administration professionals make a median salary of $70,970 per year in Athens. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,930 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 42% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Athens

Criminal Justice
Social Work
Public Administration
Business Administration
Business Management

On average public administration professionals in Athens earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Athens.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Athens


Many of Athens' public administration professionals are graduates of the only accredited public administration school in the city.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Athens


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Athens' public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Athens


Approximately 66 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Athens, Georgia

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