Sociology Schools
In Saint Louis, Missouri

Sociology faculty can choose to work at one of 5 sociology schools in Saint Louis. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sociology and sociology education in Saint Louis, which includes sociology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Sociology
  • Masters degree in Sociology


Professional Trends

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Sociology Employment

Saint Louis 130
Missouri 350

Exactly 130 of Missouri's 350 sociology professionals work in Saint Louis. There has been a 13% decline in the number of sociology professionals in Saint Louis between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for sociology professionals in Saint Louis has decreased, overall employment in Saint Louis has increased.

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Sociology employment growth

240 320 340 300 350
150 150 160 110 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Saint Louis

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Saint Louis

$57,060 $53,430 $49,820 $56,580 $54,380
$38,930 $40,630 $42,230 $42,900 $43,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Saint Louis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Saint Louis

As the number of sociology professionals in Saint Louis has shrunk, salaries for sociology professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Saint Louis sociology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $54,380. Four years earlier in 2006, sociology professionals in Saint Louis made an average salary of $57,060 per year. The decline in the salary of sociology professionals in Saint Louis is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Saint Louis

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Saint Louis sociology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $50,080. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 221%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,650 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,840 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Saint Louis

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Sociology professional salaries in Saint Louis are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Saint Louis


There are 5 accredited sociology schools in the city. Many of Saint Louis' sociology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Sociology Programs Offered In Saint Louis


Saint Louis' sociology schools offer 6 sociology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Saint Louis


Approximately 59 students completed sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Saint Louis, Missouri

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