Political Science Schools
In Baltimore, Maryland

In Baltimore, there are 9 political science schools where political science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in political science in the city of Baltimore, which encompasses political science training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Political Science
  • Masters degree in Political Science
  • PhD degree in Political Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Baltimore Vs. Maryland Political Science Employment

Baltimore 140
Maryland 210

Exactly 140 of the 210 political science professionals employed in Maryland, work in Baltimore. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of political science professionals in Baltimore has shrunk by 12%. As the employment for political science professionals in Baltimore has decreased, overall employment in Baltimore has increased.

Baltimore Vs. Maryland Political Science employment growth

440 410 380 230 210
160 150 150 150 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Baltimore

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Baltimore

$65,190 $75,310 $89,520 $87,390 $90,430
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Baltimore
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Baltimore

In Baltimore, salaries for political science professionals have increased. In 2010 political science professionals in Baltimore reportedly earned an average salary of $90,430 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, political science professionals in Baltimore made an average salary of $65,190 per year. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Baltimore is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Baltimore

10th percentile
$47,030
25th percentile
$59,590
50th percentile
$78,900
75th percentile
$108,690
90th percentile
$145,830

Baltimore political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $78,900. The difference in pay between the political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 210%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $47,030 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $145,830 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Baltimore

Communications
$57,162
Political Science
$90,430
Public Administration
$97,675
International Business
$101,618

On average political science professional salaries in Baltimore are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Baltimore

9

Many of Baltimore's political science professionals are graduates of one of the 9 accredited political science schools in the city.

Political Science Programs Offered In Baltimore

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total12

There are a total of 12 degree and certificate programs in political science offered by Baltimore's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Baltimore

associate
0
bachelor
217
master
97
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total319

In 2010 approximately 319 students completed political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Baltimore, Maryland

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