Political Science Schools
In Shepherdstown, West Virginia

The city of Shepherdstown has only one school where political science faculty can find employment. The trends in Shepherdstown'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

Shepherdstown Vs. West Virginia Political Science Employment

Shepherdstown 3,930
West Virginia 80

Of the 80 political science professionals employed in West Virginia, 3,930 work in Shepherdstown. Between 2006 and 2010, in Shepherdstown, there has been a 11% growth in the number of political science professionals. As the number of political science professionals in Shepherdstown has increased, overall employment in Shepherdstown has also increased.

Shepherdstown Vs. West Virginia Political Science employment growth

70 70 70 60 80
3,530 3,610 3,560 3,490 3,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Shepherdstown

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Shepherdstown

$82,365 $86,300 $93,240 $95,720 $97,980
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Shepherdstown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shepherdstown

As the number of political science professionals in Shepherdstown has grown, salaries for political science professionals have also increased. Shepherdstown political science professionals made $97,980 per year, on average, in 2010. Political science professionals in Shepherdstown made a yearly average salary of $82,365, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Shepherdstown is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Shepherdstown

10th percentile
$53,125
25th percentile
$73,275
50th percentile
$95,195
75th percentile
$114,555
90th percentile
$139,640

Political science professionals make a median salary of $95,195 per year in Shepherdstown. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,125 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 163% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Shepherdstown

Communications
$60,061
Political Science
$97,980
Public Administration
$107,553
International Business
$111,812

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Shepherdstown

1

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

Political Science Programs Offered In Shepherdstown

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Shepherdstown

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

Approximately 17 students completed political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Shepherdstown, West Virginia

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