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Public Administration Schools
In Madison, Wisconsin

The city of Madison has 2 schools where public administration faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public administration and public administration education in Madison, which includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Public Administration Employment

Madison 990
Wisconsin 9,530

Exactly 990 of the 9,530 public administration professionals employed in Wisconsin, work in Madison. Between 2006 and 2010, in Madison, there has been a 10% growth in the number of public administration professionals. Overall employment in Madison has also increased.

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Public Administration employment growth

8,600 8,840 9,600 9,260 9,530
900 1,110 960 1,000 990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Madison

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Madison

$81,585 $80,818 $81,285 $101,463 $82,715
$40,050 $41,360 $42,940 $44,150 $45,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Madison
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Madison

In Madison, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. Madison public administration professionals made $82,715 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public administration professionals in Madison was $81,585 per year. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Madison is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Madison

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Public administration professionals in Madison earn a median salary of $70,396 per year. The difference in pay between the public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 49%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,908 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,057 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Madison

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

Madison 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 Madison


There are 2 accredited public administration schools in the city. Many of Madison's public administration professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Madison


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

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Madison


Approximately 32 students completed public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Madison, Wisconsin

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