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Public Administration Schools
In Oakland, California

In Oakland, there is only one public administration school 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 Oakland, which includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Oakland Vs. California Public Administration Employment

Oakland 3,310
California 44,330

Exactly 3,310 of California's 44,330 public administration professionals work in Oakland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Oakland, there has been a 3% growth in the number of public administration professionals. Overall employment in Oakland has also increased.

Oakland Vs. California Public Administration employment growth

40,780 42,690 44,040 46,750 44,330
3,200 3,200 3,240 3,440 3,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Oakland

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Oakland

$101,610 $103,995 $110,145 $106,658 $108,288
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Oakland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oakland

In Oakland, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 Oakland public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $108,288. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public administration professionals in Oakland was $101,610 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Oakland.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Oakland

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Oakland public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $74,853. The difference in pay between the public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 69%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $64,265 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $108,300 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Oakland

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

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

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Oakland


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Oakland


Oakland's public administration schools offer 2 public administration degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Oakland


In 2010 approximately 17 students completed public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Oakland, California

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