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Public Administration Schools
In Denver, Colorado

In Denver, there are 3 public administration schools 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 Denver, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Public Administration Employment

Denver 1,560
Colorado 3,340

Exactly 1,560 of the 3,340 public administration professionals employed in Colorado, work in Denver. Between 2006 and 2010, in Denver, there has been a 21% decline in the number of public administration professionals. Overall employment in Denver has increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Public Administration employment growth

3,470 4,470 4,260 3,830 3,340
1,980 2,260 1,980 1,660 1,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$104,670 $89,133 $91,290 $95,108 $97,725
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

As the number of public administration professionals in Denver has shrunk, salaries for public administration professionals have also decreased. In 2010 public administration professionals in Denver reportedly earned an average salary of $97,725 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, public administration professionals in Denver made an average salary of $104,670 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Denver.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Denver

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Denver public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $62,430. The difference in pay between the public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,012 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,970 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Denver

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

Denver 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 Denver


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Denver


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Denver's public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 173 students completed public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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