Public Administration Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

There are 6 public administration schools in Phoenix for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Phoenix, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Public Administration
  • Bachelors degree in Public Administration
  • Masters degree in Public Administration


Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Public Administration Employment

Phoenix 3,750
Arizona 5,450

Exactly 3,750 of the 5,450 public administration professionals employed in Arizona, work in Phoenix. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public administration professionals in Phoenix has shrunk by 35%. As the employment for public administration professionals in Phoenix has decreased, overall employment in Phoenix has increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Public Administration employment growth

7,960 6,950 5,400 5,220 5,450
5,730 4,730 3,560 3,520 3,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$78,540 $81,018 $85,640 $104,497 $105,917
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

In Phoenix, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 Phoenix public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $105,917. The average salary for public administration professionals in Phoenix was $78,540 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Phoenix.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Phoenix

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Public administration professionals make a median salary of $62,160 per year in Phoenix. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $51,397 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 109% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Phoenix

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

On average public administration professional salaries in Phoenix are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Phoenix


There are 6 accredited public administration schools in the city. Many of Phoenix's public administration professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Phoenix


Phoenix's public administration schools offer 5 public administration degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Phoenix


In 2010 approximately 154 students graduated from public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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