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Public Health Schools
In Hickory, North Carolina

The city of Hickory has only one school where public health faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public health academic community in Hickory, and the future trends. Academia in public health includes public health training at the public health masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Public Health Employment

Hickory 340
North Carolina 12,280

Exactly 340 of North Carolina's 12,280 public health professionals work in Hickory. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of public health professionals in Hickory has shrunk by 11%. As the employment for public health professionals in Hickory has decreased, overall employment in Hickory has also decreased.

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Public Health employment growth

11,170 11,630 12,380 12,810 12,280
380 390 330 330 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Hickory

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in Hickory

$51,190 $53,700 $60,250 $54,433 $63,330
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in Hickory
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hickory

In Hickory, salaries for public health professionals have increased. In 2010 public health professionals in Hickory reportedly earned an average salary of $63,330 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, public health professionals in Hickory made an average salary of $51,190 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Hickory.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in Hickory

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Hickory public health professionals earn a median yearly salary of $58,370. The difference in pay between the public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,995 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,035 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in Hickory

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

Public health professional salaries in Hickory are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in Hickory


Many of Hickory's public health professionals are graduates of the only accredited public health school in the city.

Public Health Programs Offered In Hickory

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

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In Hickory

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Public Health Faculty Salaries in Hickory, North Carolina

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