Sociology Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

The city of Indianapolis has 5 schools where sociology faculty can find employment. The trends in Indianapolis' 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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Sociology Employment

Indianapolis 70
Indiana 360

Exactly 70 of the 360 sociology professionals employed in Indiana, work in Indianapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, in Indianapolis, there has been a 17% growth in the number of sociology professionals. Overall employment in Indianapolis has also increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Sociology employment growth

350 370 340 350 360
60 60 60 50 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$64,870 No data No data No data $60,080
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

Salaries for sociology professionals in Indianapolis have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,080 per year was earned by sociology professionals in Indianapolis. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for sociology professionals in Indianapolis was $64,870 per year. The decline in the salary of sociology professionals in Indianapolis is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Indianapolis

10th percentile
$35,910
25th percentile
$45,240
50th percentile
$53,750
75th percentile
$66,290
90th percentile
$88,850

Indianapolis sociology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,750. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,910 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 147% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

Mental Health
$35,382
Counseling
$53,153
Criminology
$53,645
Sociology
$60,080
School Psychology
$72,210
Sports Psychology
$72,210
Psychology
$77,005
Forensic Psychology
$77,005

On average sociology professional salaries in Indianapolis are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Indianapolis

5

Many of Indianapolis' sociology professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited sociology schools in the city.

Sociology Programs Offered In Indianapolis

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in sociology offered by Indianapolis' sociology schools.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Indianapolis

associate
0
bachelor
43
master
10
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total53

Approximately 53 students completed sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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