Political Science Schools
In Aurora, Illinois

The city of Aurora has only one school where political science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of political science and political science education in Aurora, which includes political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Illinois Political Science Employment

Aurora 520
Illinois 690

Of the 690 political science professionals employed in Illinois, 520 work in Aurora. There has been a 21% growth in the number of political science professionals in Aurora between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Aurora has also increased.

Aurora Vs. Illinois Political Science employment growth

760 670 470 650 690
430 300 270 440 520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Aurora

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$75,030 $71,970 $76,770 $50,870 $53,100
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

In Aurora, salaries for political science professionals have decreased. In 2010 political science professionals in Aurora reportedly earned an average salary of $53,100 per year. The average salary for political science professionals in Aurora was $75,030 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Aurora.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Aurora

10th percentile
$26,420
25th percentile
$33,650
50th percentile
$46,290
75th percentile
$70,965
90th percentile
$87,170

Political science professionals in Aurora make a median yearly salary of $46,290. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,420 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 230% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Aurora

Political Science
$53,100
Communications
$56,092
Public Administration
$96,495
International Business
$100,880

On average political science professionals in Aurora earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Aurora.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Aurora

1

There is only one accredited political science school in the city. Many of Aurora's political science professionals are graduates of this school.

Political Science Programs Offered In Aurora

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in political science offered by Aurora's political science school.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Aurora

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

In 2010 approximately 8 students completed political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Illinois

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