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Public Administration Schools
In Houghton, Michigan

In Houghton, there is only one public administration school where public administration faculty can find employment. The trends in Houghton's public administration academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes public administration training at the public administration masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Houghton Vs. Michigan Public Administration Employment

Houghton 480
Michigan 13,300

Exactly 480 of the 13,300 public administration professionals employed in Michigan, work in Houghton. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public administration professionals in Houghton has grown by 9%. As the employment for public administration professionals in Houghton has increased, overall employment in Houghton has also increased.

Houghton Vs. Michigan Public Administration employment growth

18,650 15,720 15,320 14,210 13,300
440 420 510 No data 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Houghton

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Houghton

$77,680 $64,970 $64,725 No data $66,345
$32,880 $33,590 $34,910 No data $36,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Houghton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Houghton

Salaries for public administration professionals in Houghton have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $66,345 per year was earned by public administration professionals in Houghton. Four years earlier in 2006, public administration professionals in Houghton made an average salary of $77,680 per year. The decline in the salary of public administration professionals in Houghton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Houghton

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Houghton public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,155. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,575 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $132,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Houghton

Social Work
Criminal Justice
Public Administration
Business Administration
Business Management

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

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Houghton


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Houghton


Houghton's public administration school offers one public administration degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Houghton


Approximately 2 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Houghton, Michigan

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