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Public Administration Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

Public Administration faculty can choose to work at one of 2 public administration schools in Providence. The trends in Providence'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

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Public Administration Employment

Providence 1,880
Rhode Island 1,370

Exactly 1,880 of Rhode Island's 1,370 public administration professionals work in Providence. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public administration professionals in Providence has grown by 1%. Overall employment in Providence has also increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Public Administration employment growth

1,270 1,380 1,370 1,410 1,370
1,860 1,820 1,820 1,820 1,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$102,100 $80,583 $84,407 $84,843 $87,120
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

As the number of public administration professionals in Providence has grown, salaries for public administration professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $87,120 per year was earned by public administration professionals in Providence. The average salary for public administration professionals in Providence was $102,100 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Providence.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Providence

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Public administration professionals make a median salary of $73,916 per year in Providence. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,530 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 12% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Providence

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

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

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Providence


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Providence


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

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Providence


Approximately 46 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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