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Public Administration Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Public Administration faculty can choose to work at one of 3 public administration schools in Philadelphia. The trends in Philadelphia's public administration academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Public Administration Employment

Philadelphia 6,800
Pennsylvania 22,030

Exactly 6,800 of Pennsylvania's 22,030 public administration professionals work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public administration professionals in Philadelphia has grown by 66%. As the employment for public administration professionals in Philadelphia has increased, overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Public Administration employment growth

12,990 17,180 22,590 23,760 22,030
4,100 5,210 7,100 7,450 6,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$84,695 $89,158 $92,270 $95,155 $117,137
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

Salaries for public administration professionals in Philadelphia have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $117,137 per year was earned by public administration professionals in Philadelphia. The average salary for public administration professionals in Philadelphia was $84,695 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Philadelphia

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90th percentile

Philadelphia public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $75,020. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $65,427 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 80% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

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

Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia


There are 3 accredited public administration schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's public administration professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Philadelphia


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Philadelphia's public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Philadelphia


Approximately 72 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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