Sociology Schools
In Cambridge, Massachusetts

In Cambridge, there is only one sociology school where sociology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sociology in the city of Cambridge, which encompasses sociology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sociology
  • Masters degree in Sociology
  • PhD degree in Sociology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Sociology Employment

Cambridge 690
Massachusetts 1,050

Exactly 690 of the 1,050 sociology professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Cambridge. There has been a 138% growth in the number of sociology professionals in Cambridge between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for sociology professionals in Cambridge has increased, overall employment in Cambridge has also increased.

Cambridge Vs. Massachusetts Sociology employment growth

590 740 870 1,100 1,050
290 390 520 750 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Cambridge

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Cambridge

$68,085 $74,580 $66,310 $71,530 $70,050
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Cambridge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cambridge

Salaries for sociology professionals in Cambridge have increased. In 2010 sociology professionals in Cambridge reportedly earned an average salary of $70,050 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, sociology professionals in Cambridge made an average salary of $68,085 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Cambridge.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Cambridge

10th percentile
$39,540
25th percentile
$51,410
50th percentile
$66,830
75th percentile
$85,210
90th percentile
$103,880

Sociology professionals in Cambridge make a median yearly salary of $66,830. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 163%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,540 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $103,880 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Cambridge

Mental Health
$41,308
Counseling
$51,600
Sociology
$70,050
Criminology
$71,195
Sports Psychology
$72,780
School Psychology
$72,780
Forensic Psychology
$75,720
Psychology
$80,153
Organizational Psychology
$89,020

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Cambridge

1

Many of Cambridge's sociology professionals are graduates of the only accredited sociology school in the city.

Sociology Programs Offered In Cambridge

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Cambridge's sociology schools offer 3 sociology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Cambridge

associate
0
bachelor
43
master
8
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total54

Approximately 54 students completed sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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