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Public Administration Schools
In Bristol, Rhode Island

There is only one public administration school in Bristol for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public administration and public administration education in Bristol, which includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Bristol Vs. Rhode Island Public Administration Employment

Bristol 1,880
Rhode Island 1,370

Exactly 1,880 of the 1,370 public administration professionals employed in Rhode Island, work in Bristol. The number of public administration professionals in Bristol has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for public administration professionals in Bristol has increased, overall employment in Bristol has also increased.

Bristol Vs. Rhode Island Public Administration employment growth

1,270 1,380 1,370 1,410 1,370
1,860 1,820 1,820 1,820 1,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Bristol

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Bristol

$102,100 $80,583 $84,407 $84,843 $87,120
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Bristol
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bristol

As the number of public administration professionals in Bristol has grown, salaries for public administration professionals have decreased. In 2010 Bristol public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $87,120. The average salary for public administration professionals in Bristol was $102,100 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bristol.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Bristol

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Bristol public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,916. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,530 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $53,095 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Bristol

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

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

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Bristol


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Bristol


Bristol's public administration schools offer 3 public administration degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Bristol


In 2010 approximately 39 students completed public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Bristol, Rhode Island

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