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Public Administration Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

In Tucson, there are 2 public administration schools where public administration faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public administration and public administration education in Tucson, which includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Public Administration Employment

Tucson 590
Arizona 5,450

Exactly 590 of Arizona's 5,450 public administration professionals work in Tucson. There has been a 40% decline in the number of public administration professionals in Tucson between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Public Administration employment growth

7,960 6,950 5,400 5,220 5,450
990 810 610 610 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$74,220 $71,373 $76,457 $93,510 $100,160
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

In Tucson, salaries for public administration professionals have increased. Tucson public administration professionals made $100,160 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for public administration professionals in Tucson was $74,220 per year. The growth in the salary of public administration professionals in Tucson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Tucson

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Tucson public administration professionals earn a median yearly salary of $93,723. The 10% of public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,220 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,940 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Tucson

Criminal Justice
Social Work
Business Administration
Public Administration
Business Management

Tucson 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 Tucson


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

Public Administration Programs Offered In Tucson


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

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Tucson


In 2010 approximately 44 students graduated from public administration courses.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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