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Public Administration Schools
In Cambridge, Massachusetts

In Cambridge, there is only one public administration 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 Cambridge, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Public Administration Employment

Cambridge 9,620
Massachusetts 17,190

Of the 17,190 public administration professionals employed in Massachusetts, 9,620 work in Cambridge. Between 2006 and 2010, in Cambridge, there has been a 25% decline in the number of public administration professionals. As the number of public administration professionals in Cambridge has decreased, overall employment in Cambridge has increased.

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Public Administration employment growth

23,620 22,090 20,850 19,720 17,190
12,780 13,010 12,370 11,420 9,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Cambridge

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Cambridge

$101,060 $104,997 $110,057 $115,147 $119,270
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Cambridge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cambridge

In Cambridge, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $119,270 per year was earned by public administration professionals in Cambridge. The average salary for public administration professionals in Cambridge was $101,060 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Cambridge is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Cambridge

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Public administration professionals make a median salary of $71,485 per year in Cambridge. The difference in pay between the public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 92%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $62,520 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $120,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Cambridge

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

Cambridge 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 Cambridge


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Cambridge


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Cambridge's public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Cambridge


In 2010 approximately 578 students completed public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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