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Public Administration Schools
In Berkeley, California

The city of Berkeley has only one school where public administration faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public administration in the city of Berkeley, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Public Administration Employment

Berkeley 3,310
California 44,330

Exactly 3,310 of California's 44,330 public administration professionals work in Berkeley. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public administration professionals in Berkeley has grown by 3%. As the employment for public administration professionals in Berkeley has increased, overall employment in Berkeley has also increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Public Administration employment growth

40,780 42,690 44,040 46,750 44,330
3,200 3,200 3,240 3,440 3,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$101,610 $103,995 $110,145 $106,658 $108,288
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

As the number of public administration professionals in Berkeley has grown, salaries for public administration professionals have also increased. Berkeley public administration professionals made $108,288 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for public administration professionals in Berkeley was $101,610 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Berkeley is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Berkeley

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90th percentile

Public administration professionals make a median salary of $74,853 per year in Berkeley. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $64,265 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 69% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Berkeley

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

Public administration professional salaries in Berkeley are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Berkeley


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Berkeley


Berkeley's public administration schools offer 2 public administration degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Berkeley


Approximately 79 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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