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Public Health Schools
In Denver, Colorado

There are 2 public health schools in Denver for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of public health and public health education in Denver, which includes public health training at the public health masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Public Health Employment

Denver 2,890
Colorado 5,980

Exactly 2,890 of Colorado's 5,980 public health professionals work in Denver. The number of public health professionals in Denver has grown by 5% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of public health professionals in Denver has increased, overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Public Health employment growth

5,460 6,050 6,600 6,300 5,980
2,760 2,940 3,240 3,020 2,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$58,713 $63,653 $64,110 $67,163 $68,637
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

Salaries for public health professionals in Denver have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $68,637 per year was earned by public health professionals in Denver. Public health professionals in Denver made a yearly average salary of $58,713, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Denver.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Denver

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Public health professionals make a median salary of $65,070 per year in Denver. The 10% of public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,837 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 158% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Denver

Social Work
Public Health
Health Science
Political Science
Public Administration
Healthcare Administration
Healthcare Management

Denver public health professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Denver


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

Public Health Programs Offered In Denver


Denver's public health school offers one public health degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Denver


Approximately 68 students graduated from public health courses in 2010.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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