Political Science Schools
In Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

In Bethlehem, there are 2 political science schools 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 Bethlehem, which includes political science training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science Employment

Bethlehem 50
Pennsylvania 800

Exactly 50 of the 800 political science professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Bethlehem. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of political science professionals in Bethlehem has shrunk by 17%. Overall employment in Bethlehem has increased.

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science employment growth

1,120 960 860 760 800
60 No data 50 40 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Bethlehem

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Bethlehem

$70,830 No data $83,020 $79,810 $80,380
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Bethlehem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bethlehem

Salaries for political science professionals in Bethlehem have increased. In 2010 political science professionals in Bethlehem reportedly earned an average salary of $80,380 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, political science professionals in Bethlehem made an average salary of $70,830 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bethlehem.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Bethlehem

10th percentile
$52,300
25th percentile
$63,050
50th percentile
$73,190
75th percentile
$95,720
90th percentile
$127,150

Bethlehem political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,190. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 143% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Bethlehem

Communications
$43,194
Political Science
$80,380
International Business
$90,080
Public Administration
$101,600

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Bethlehem

2

Many of Bethlehem's political science professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited political science schools in the city.

Political Science Programs Offered In Bethlehem

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in political science offered by Bethlehem's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Bethlehem

associate
0
bachelor
43
master
11
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total54

Approximately 54 students graduated from political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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