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 Health Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

In Fort Lauderdale, there are 2 public health schools where public health faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public health academic community in Fort Lauderdale, and the future trends. Academia in public health includes public health training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Public Health Employment

Fort Lauderdale 1,750
Florida 17,210

Exactly 1,750 of Florida's 17,210 public health professionals work in Fort Lauderdale. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public health professionals in Fort Lauderdale has grown by 14%. As the number of public health professionals in Fort Lauderdale has increased, overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has also increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Public Health employment growth

16,550 16,140 16,100 16,060 17,210
1,540 1,530 1,660 1,710 1,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$66,280 $65,397 $61,880 $62,230 $70,450
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for public health professionals in Fort Lauderdale have increased. In 2010 Fort Lauderdale public health professionals earned an average yearly salary of $70,450. Public health professionals in Fort Lauderdale made a yearly average salary of $66,280, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Lauderdale.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Fort Lauderdale

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

Fort Lauderdale public health professionals earn a median yearly salary of $58,540. The 10% of public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,290 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

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

On average public health professionals in Fort Lauderdale earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Fort Lauderdale.

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Fort Lauderdale


There are 2 accredited public health schools in the city. Many of Fort Lauderdale's public health professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Health Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale


Fort Lauderdale's public health schools offer 3 public health degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Fort Lauderdale


In 2010 approximately 260 students graduated from public health courses.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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.

The number of public health faculty, growth in the field of public health academia and public health faculty salaries in Fort Lauderdale, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of public health faculty at the associates degree in public health, bachelors degree in public health, and masters degree in public health levels in Fort Lauderdale. Once you have submitted your information an outline of the data we have collected up until now will be available for you to view.


Career Index

Your free online education database