Sociology Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

The city of Detroit has 3 schools where sociology faculty can find employment. The trends in Detroit's sociology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes sociology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Sociology Employment

Detroit 220
Michigan 790

Of the 790 sociology professionals employed in Michigan, 220 work in Detroit. As the number of sociology professionals in Detroit has increased, overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Sociology employment growth

450 800 710 660 790
No data 220 280 250 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

No data $38,320 $43,020 $45,560 $61,370
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In 2010 Detroit sociology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $61,370. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$47,760
25th percentile
$50,530
50th percentile
$55,190
75th percentile
$61,480
90th percentile
$96,740

Sociology professionals in Detroit earn a median salary of $55,190 per year. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,760 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 103% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Detroit

Mental Health
$39,213
Counseling
$46,636
Sports Psychology
$59,880
School Psychology
$59,880
Sociology
$61,370
Criminology
$71,085
Psychology
$75,065
Forensic Psychology
$75,065

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Detroit

3

There are 3 accredited sociology schools in the city. Many of Detroit's sociology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Sociology Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total5

Detroit's sociology schools offer 5 sociology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
50
master
3
doctor
11
Certificate
0
Total64

In 2010 approximately 64 students graduated from sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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