Political Science Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

Political Science faculty can choose to work at one of 3 political science schools in Norfolk. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of political science and political science education in Norfolk, which includes political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Political Science Employment

Norfolk 100
Virginia 870

Exactly 100 of Virginia's 870 political science professionals work in Norfolk. The number of political science professionals in Norfolk has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for political science professionals in Norfolk has increased, overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Political Science employment growth

850 1,160 1,010 990 870
90 100 130 100 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$68,850 $69,980 $71,620 $67,890 $69,210
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

As the number of political science professionals in Norfolk has grown, salaries for political science professionals have also increased. In 2010 political science professionals in Norfolk reportedly earned an average salary of $69,210 per year. Political science professionals in Norfolk made a yearly average salary of $68,850, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Norfolk.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Norfolk

10th percentile
$44,740
25th percentile
$54,920
50th percentile
$66,400
75th percentile
$82,820
90th percentile
$96,270

Norfolk political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,400. The difference in pay between the political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 115%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,740 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $96,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Communications
$44,197
Political Science
$69,210
Public Administration
$82,398
International Business
$96,460

Norfolk political science professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Norfolk

3

Many of Norfolk's political science professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited political science schools in the city.

Political Science Programs Offered In Norfolk

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Norfolk

associate
0
bachelor
84
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total84

Approximately 84 students completed political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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