Political Science Schools
In Lake Forest, Illinois

The city of Lake Forest has only one school where political science faculty can find employment. The trends in Lake Forest's political science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lake Forest Vs. Illinois Political Science Employment

Lake Forest 30
Illinois 690

Of the 690 political science professionals employed in Illinois, 30 work in Lake Forest. The number of political science professionals in Lake Forest has shrunk by 40% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for political science professionals in Lake Forest has decreased, overall employment in Lake Forest has increased.

Lake Forest Vs. Illinois Political Science employment growth

760 670 470 650 690
50 50 70 50 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Lake Forest

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Lake Forest

$68,780 $73,550 $80,430 $80,390 $76,390
$42,720 $45,070 $47,120 $47,670 $48,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Lake Forest
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lake Forest

As the number of political science professionals in Lake Forest has shrunk, salaries for political science professionals have increased. Lake Forest political science professionals made $76,390 per year, on average, in 2010. Political science professionals in Lake Forest made a yearly average salary of $68,780, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lake Forest.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Lake Forest

10th percentile
$45,010
25th percentile
$54,250
50th percentile
$61,400
75th percentile
$79,230
90th percentile
$128,930

Lake Forest political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,400. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,010 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $128,930 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Lake Forest

Communications
$48,898
Political Science
$76,390
Public Administration
$93,800
International Business
$97,800

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Lake Forest

1

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

Political Science Programs Offered In Lake Forest

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Lake Forest

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 Lake Forest, Illinois

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