Political Science Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

The city of Decatur has only one school 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 Decatur, which encompasses political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Political Science Employment

Decatur 250
Georgia 440

Of the 440 political science professionals employed in Georgia, 250 work in Decatur. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of political science professionals in Decatur has grown by 14%. Overall employment in Decatur has also increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia Political Science employment growth

430 450 470 470 440
220 240 260 280 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$70,190 $68,210 $70,310 $72,250 $73,420
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

As the number of political science professionals in Decatur has grown, salaries for political science professionals have also increased. Decatur political science professionals made $73,420 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, political science professionals in Decatur made an average salary of $70,190 per year. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Decatur is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Decatur

10th percentile
$39,000
25th percentile
$51,320
50th percentile
$65,840
75th percentile
$83,100
90th percentile
$115,830

Political science professionals in Decatur make a median yearly salary of $65,840. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,000 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $115,830 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Decatur

Communications
$54,520
Political Science
$73,420
Public Administration
$89,830
International Business
$103,272

Political science professional salaries in Decatur are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Decatur

1

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

Political Science Programs Offered In Decatur

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Decatur's political science school offers one political science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Decatur

associate
0
bachelor
13
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total13

In 2010 approximately 13 students graduated from political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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