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Public Administration Schools
In Jackson, Mississippi

In Jackson, there are 4 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 Jackson, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Public Administration Employment

Jackson 1,020
Mississippi 3,280

Exactly 1,020 of Mississippi's 3,280 public administration professionals work in Jackson. The number of public administration professionals in Jackson has shrunk by 42% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Jackson has increased.

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Public Administration employment growth

6,020 4,600 4,070 3,680 3,280
1,760 1,410 1,330 1,190 1,020
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Jackson

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Jackson

$68,300 $68,273 $70,780 $70,610 $72,600
$33,840 $34,990 $36,240 $36,600 $36,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Jackson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jackson

In Jackson, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $72,600 per year was earned by public administration professionals in Jackson. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public administration professionals in Jackson was $68,300 per year. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Jackson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Jackson

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Public administration professionals in Jackson earn a median salary of $55,065 per year. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,450 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 12% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Jackson

Criminal Justice
Social Work
Public Administration
Business Administration
Business Management

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

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Jackson


There are 4 accredited public administration schools in the city. Many of Jackson's public administration professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Jackson


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Jackson's public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Jackson


Approximately 36 students completed public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Jackson, Mississippi

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