Political Science Schools
In Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Political Science faculty can choose to work at only one political science school in Chapel Hill. The trends in Chapel Hill's political science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes 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

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Political Science Employment

Chapel Hill 100
North Carolina 480

Of the 480 political science professionals employed in North Carolina, 100 work in Chapel Hill. There has been a 62% decline in the number of political science professionals in Chapel Hill between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for political science professionals in Chapel Hill has decreased, overall employment in Chapel Hill has increased.

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Political Science employment growth

610 560 480 420 480
260 No data No data No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Chapel Hill

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Chapel Hill

$96,080 No data No data No data $115,020
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Chapel Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chapel Hill

In Chapel Hill, salaries for political science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $115,020 per year was earned by political science professionals in Chapel Hill. Political science professionals in Chapel Hill made a yearly average salary of $96,080, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Chapel Hill is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Chapel Hill

10th percentile
$52,330
25th percentile
$76,350
50th percentile
$100,830
75th percentile
$142,720
90th percentile
$184,610

Political science professionals make a median salary of $100,830 per year in Chapel Hill. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 253% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Chapel Hill

Communications
$53,203
International Business
$110,980
Political Science
$115,020
Public Administration
$143,520

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Chapel Hill

1

Many of Chapel Hill's political science professionals are graduates of the only accredited political science school in the city.

Political Science Programs Offered In Chapel Hill

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Chapel Hill

associate
0
bachelor
228
master
26
doctor
12
Certificate
0
Total266

Approximately 266 students graduated from political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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