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Public Administration Schools
In New Orleans, Louisiana

Public Administration faculty can choose to work at one of 2 public administration schools in New Orleans. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in New Orleans, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Public Administration Employment

New Orleans 440
Louisiana 2,290

Of the 2,290 public administration professionals employed in Louisiana, 440 work in New Orleans. The number of public administration professionals in New Orleans has shrunk by 50% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of public administration professionals in New Orleans has decreased, overall employment in New Orleans has increased.

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Public Administration employment growth

3,690 3,240 2,740 2,480 2,290
880 900 560 460 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: New Orleans

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in New Orleans

$86,630 $72,340 $79,930 $75,470 $80,810
$35,650 $36,640 $37,990 $39,210 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in New Orleans
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Orleans

In New Orleans, salaries for public administration professionals have decreased. In 2010 New Orleans public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $80,810. The average salary for public administration professionals in New Orleans was $86,630 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in New Orleans.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in New Orleans

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Public administration professionals make a median salary of $73,288 per year in New Orleans. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,705 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $74,307 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in New Orleans

Criminal Justice
Social Work
Public Administration
Business Administration
Business Management

On average public administration professionals in New Orleans earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in New Orleans.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in New Orleans


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In New Orleans


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by New Orleans' public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In New Orleans


Approximately 15 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana

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