Political Science Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

The city of Jersey City has 2 schools where political science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the political science academic community in Jersey City, and the future trends. Academia in political science includes political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Political Science Employment

Jersey City 740
New Jersey 390

Exactly 740 of the 390 political science professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Jersey City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of political science professionals in Jersey City has grown by 124%. Overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Political Science employment growth

360 350 380 400 390
330 240 420 630 740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$79,020 $77,760 $91,585 $106,790 $112,300
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

In Jersey City, salaries for political science professionals have increased. In 2010 political science professionals in Jersey City reportedly earned an average salary of $112,300 per year. Political science professionals in Jersey City made a yearly average salary of $79,020, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Jersey City.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Jersey City

10th percentile
$55,525
25th percentile
$72,680
50th percentile
$100,575
75th percentile
$142,705
90th percentile
$184,835

Political science professionals make a median salary of $100,575 per year in Jersey City. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $55,525 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $184,835 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Communications
$68,597
Political Science
$112,300
Public Administration
$115,508
International Business
$124,410

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Jersey City

2

There are 2 accredited political science schools in the city. Many of Jersey City's political science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Political Science Programs Offered In Jersey City

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in political science offered by Jersey City's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Jersey City

associate
0
bachelor
22
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total22

Approximately 22 students completed political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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