Sociology Schools
In Chester, Pennsylvania

Sociology faculty can choose to work at only one sociology school in Chester. The trends in Chester's sociology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes sociology training at the sociology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology Employment

Chester 670
Pennsylvania 1,570

Exactly 670 of the 1,570 sociology professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Chester. There has been a 14% growth in the number of sociology professionals in Chester between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of sociology professionals in Chester has increased, overall employment in Chester has also increased.

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology employment growth

1,550 1,150 1,280 1,370 1,570
590 400 500 430 670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Chester

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Chester

$58,570 $70,780 $75,680 $77,740 $81,810
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Chester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chester

As the number of sociology professionals in Chester has grown, salaries for sociology professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $81,810 per year was earned by sociology professionals in Chester. Sociology professionals in Chester made a yearly average salary of $58,570, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Chester is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Chester

10th percentile
$44,440
25th percentile
$55,340
50th percentile
$69,530
75th percentile
$93,840
90th percentile
$144,870

Sociology professionals make a median salary of $69,530 per year in Chester. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,440 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 226% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Chester

Mental Health
$37,866
Counseling
$49,054
Criminology
$64,725
Sports Psychology
$71,880
School Psychology
$71,880
Psychology
$80,315
Forensic Psychology
$80,315
Sociology
$81,810

Chester sociology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Chester

1

There is only one accredited sociology school in the city. Many of Chester's sociology professionals are graduates of this school.

Sociology Programs Offered In Chester

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Chester

associate
0
bachelor
7
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

Approximately 7 students graduated from sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Chester, Pennsylvania

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