Sociology Schools
In Waltham, Massachusetts

In Waltham, 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 Waltham, which encompasses sociology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Waltham Vs. Massachusetts Sociology Employment

Waltham 690
Massachusetts 1,050

Of the 1,050 sociology professionals employed in Massachusetts, 690 work in Waltham. There has been a 138% growth in the number of sociology professionals in Waltham between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Waltham has also increased.

Waltham 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: Waltham

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Waltham

$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 Waltham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Waltham

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

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Waltham

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

Sociology professionals make a median salary of $66,830 per year in Waltham. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,540 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $103,880 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Waltham

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

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Waltham

1

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

Sociology Programs Offered In Waltham

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in sociology offered by Waltham's sociology schools.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Waltham

associate
0
bachelor
37
master
4
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total42

Approximately 42 students graduated from sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Waltham, Massachusetts

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