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Public Administration Schools
In Santa Monica, California

The city of Santa Monica has only one school where public administration faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Santa Monica, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Monica Vs. California Public Administration Employment

Santa Monica 11,710
California 44,330

Of the 44,330 public administration professionals employed in California, 11,710 work in Santa Monica. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Monica, there has been a 22% growth in the number of public administration professionals. As the employment for public administration professionals in Santa Monica has increased, overall employment in Santa Monica has also increased.

Santa Monica Vs. California Public Administration employment growth

40,780 42,690 44,040 46,750 44,330
9,610 11,880 12,470 13,040 11,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Monica

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Santa Monica

$96,628 $104,238 $108,578 $115,568 $117,033
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Santa Monica
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Monica

In Santa Monica, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. In 2010 public administration professionals in Santa Monica reportedly earned an average salary of $117,033 per year. Public administration professionals in Santa Monica made a yearly average salary of $96,628, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Monica.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Santa Monica

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Public administration professionals in Santa Monica make a median yearly salary of $76,963. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $60,960 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,495 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Santa Monica

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

Santa Monica 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 Santa Monica


Many of Santa Monica's public administration professionals are graduates of the only accredited public administration school in the city.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Santa Monica


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

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Santa Monica


Approximately 37 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Santa Monica, California

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