FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Public Administration Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

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

Tempe Vs. Arizona Public Administration Employment

Tempe 3,750
Arizona 5,450

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

Tempe 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: Tempe

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$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 Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

Salaries for public administration professionals in Tempe have increased. Tempe public administration professionals made $105,917 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public administration professionals in Tempe was $78,540 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Tempe.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Tempe

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

Public administration professionals in Tempe earn a median salary of $62,160 per year. 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 $107,285 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Tempe

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

Tempe 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 Tempe


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Tempe


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

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Tempe


In 2010 approximately 106 students graduated from public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of public administration faculty in Tempe, growth in the field of public administration academia and faculty salaries in Tempe. If you are involved in teaching public administration courses to students at the certificate in public administration, associates degree in public administration, masters degree in public administration, and doctoral degree in public administration levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of public administration in Tempe. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.


Career Index

Your free online education database