Political Science Schools
In Springfield, Massachusetts

The city of Springfield 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 Springfield, and the future trends. Academia in political science includes political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Political Science Employment

Springfield 60
Massachusetts 640

Of the 640 political science professionals employed in Massachusetts, 60 work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of political science professionals in Springfield has shrunk by 0%. Overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Political Science employment growth

550 590 570 660 640
60 60 70 60 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$78,090 $85,580 No data No data $75,360
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

Salaries for political science professionals in Springfield have decreased. In 2010 Springfield political science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $75,360. Four years earlier in 2006, political science professionals in Springfield made an average salary of $78,090 per year. The decline in the salary of political science professionals in Springfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$35,840
25th percentile
$58,880
50th percentile
$75,530
75th percentile
$91,930
90th percentile
$115,100

Political science professionals in Springfield make a median yearly salary of $75,530. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,840 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $115,100 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Springfield

Communications
$45,720
Political Science
$75,360
International Business
$89,224
Public Administration
$110,390

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Springfield

2

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

Political Science Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Springfield's political science schools offer 2 political science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total14

Approximately 14 students graduated from political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Massachusetts

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