Political Science Schools
In Evanston, Illinois

In Evanston, there is only one political science school where political science faculty can find employment. The trends in Evanston'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

Evanston Vs. Illinois Political Science Employment

Evanston 520
Illinois 690

Exactly 520 of Illinois' 690 political science professionals work in Evanston. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of political science professionals in Evanston has grown by 21%. Overall employment in Evanston has also increased.

Evanston 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: Evanston

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Evanston

$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 Evanston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Evanston

In Evanston, salaries for political science professionals have decreased. In 2010 Evanston political science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,100. Political science professionals in Evanston made a yearly average salary of $75,030, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Evanston.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Evanston

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

Political science professionals in Evanston 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 Evanston

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

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Evanston

1

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

Political Science Programs Offered In Evanston

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 Evanston's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Evanston

associate
0
bachelor
139
master
13
doctor
7
Certificate
0
Total159

Approximately 159 students graduated from political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Evanston, Illinois

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