Sociology Schools
In Allentown, Pennsylvania

Sociology faculty can choose to work at one of 2 sociology schools in Allentown. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sociology academic community in Allentown, and the future trends. Academia in sociology includes sociology training at the sociology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology Employment

Allentown 80
Pennsylvania 1,570

Exactly 80 of the 1,570 sociology professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Allentown. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sociology professionals in Allentown has grown by 100%. As the number of sociology professionals in Allentown has increased, overall employment in Allentown has also increased.

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology employment growth

1,550 1,150 1,280 1,370 1,570
40 40 No data 60 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Allentown

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Allentown

$66,580 $69,940 $81,000 $77,790 $78,050
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Allentown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Allentown

Salaries for sociology professionals in Allentown have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $78,050 per year was earned by sociology professionals in Allentown. The average salary for sociology professionals in Allentown was $66,580 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Allentown is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Allentown

10th percentile
$43,240
25th percentile
$53,050
50th percentile
$66,570
75th percentile
$105,400
90th percentile
$134,580

Allentown sociology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,570. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 211%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $43,240 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $134,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Allentown

Mental Health
$37,685
Counseling
$49,870
Criminology
$58,435
Sports Psychology
$76,100
School Psychology
$76,100
Psychology
$76,325
Forensic Psychology
$76,325
Sociology
$78,050

On average sociology professionals in Allentown earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Allentown.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Allentown

2

There are 2 accredited sociology schools in the city. Many of Allentown's sociology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Sociology Programs Offered In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in sociology offered by Allentown's sociology school.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students completed sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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