Political Science Schools
In Washington, Pennsylvania

The city of Washington has only one school where political science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of political science and political science education in Washington, which includes political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science Employment

Washington 120
Pennsylvania 800

Exactly 120 of Pennsylvania's 800 political science professionals work in Washington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Washington, there has been a 25% decline in the number of political science professionals. As the employment for political science professionals in Washington has decreased, overall employment in Washington has increased.

Washington Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science employment growth

1,120 960 860 760 800
160 170 130 110 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Washington

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Washington

$75,980 $78,600 $103,310 $110,540 $110,040
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Washington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington

Salaries for political science professionals in Washington have increased. In 2010 Washington political science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $110,040. The average salary for political science professionals in Washington was $75,980 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Washington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Washington

10th percentile
$41,970
25th percentile
$68,230
50th percentile
$93,850
75th percentile
$129,210
90th percentile
$164,570

Political science professionals make a median salary of $93,850 per year in Washington. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,970 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $164,570 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Washington

Communications
$44,272
Public Administration
$91,075
International Business
$99,156
Political Science
$110,040

On average political science professionals in Washington earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Washington.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Washington

1

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

Political Science Programs Offered In Washington

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in political science offered by Washington's political science school.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Washington

associate
0
bachelor
22
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total22

In 2010 approximately 22 students completed political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Washington, Pennsylvania

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