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 San Francisco, California

Public Health faculty can choose to work at one of 3 public health schools in San Francisco. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public health in the city of San Francisco, which encompasses public health training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Francisco Vs. California Public Health Employment

San Francisco 3,330
California 46,710

Exactly 3,330 of California's 46,710 public health professionals work in San Francisco. The number of public health professionals in San Francisco has grown by 26% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in San Francisco has also increased.

San Francisco Vs. California Public Health employment growth

39,610 44,710 48,260 47,860 46,710
2,650 3,250 3,590 3,770 3,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Francisco

Public Health VS. All professions salaries in San Francisco

$76,310 $80,473 $81,910 $82,580 $79,713
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Health in San Francisco
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Francisco

In San Francisco, salaries for public health professionals have increased. In 2010 public health professionals in San Francisco reportedly earned an average salary of $79,713 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, public health professionals in San Francisco made an average salary of $76,310 per year. The growth in the salary of public health professionals in San Francisco is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Public health professionals in San Francisco

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

Public health professionals make a median salary of $70,843 per year in San Francisco. The difference in pay between the public health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 156%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,597 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $101,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Public health professionals and related professions in San Francisco

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

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

Educational Trends

Public Health schools in San Francisco


There are 3 accredited public health schools in the city. Many of San Francisco's public health professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Health Programs Offered In San Francisco


San Francisco's public health schools offer 3 public health degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Public Health Degrees In San Francisco


In 2010 approximately 31 students completed public health courses.

Public Health Faculty Salaries in San Francisco, California

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 health faculty in San Francisco, growth in the field of public health academia and faculty salaries in San Francisco. If you are involved in teaching public health courses to students at the certificate in public health, and masters degree in public health levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future public health faculty in San Francisco. 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