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Public Administration Schools
In Columbus, Ohio

Public Administration faculty can choose to work at one of 3 public administration schools in Columbus. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Columbus, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Ohio Public Administration Employment

Columbus 2,440
Ohio 13,080

Of the 13,080 public administration professionals employed in Ohio, 2,440 work in Columbus. The number of public administration professionals in Columbus has grown by 3% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Ohio Public Administration employment growth

15,030 14,480 14,430 9,380 13,080
2,370 2,330 2,680 1,780 2,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$74,738 $105,960 $101,673 $112,575 $84,393
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

In Columbus, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $84,393 per year was earned by public administration professionals in Columbus. Public administration professionals in Columbus made a yearly average salary of $74,738, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Columbus is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Columbus

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Public administration professionals make a median salary of $72,527 per year in Columbus. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,833 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $77,170 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Columbus

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

On average public administration professional salaries in Columbus are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Columbus


Many of Columbus' public administration professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited public administration schools in the city.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Columbus


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

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Columbus


Approximately 63 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Ohio

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