Sociology Schools
In Worcester, Massachusetts

In Worcester, there are 4 sociology schools where sociology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sociology and sociology education in Worcester, which includes sociology training at the sociology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Sociology Employment

Worcester 40
Massachusetts 1,050

Exactly 40 of the 1,050 sociology professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Worcester. The number of sociology professionals in Worcester has shrunk by 33% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Worcester has increased.

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Sociology employment growth

590 740 870 1,100 1,050
60 60 50 50 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Worcester

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Worcester

$68,080 $65,380 $68,050 $66,140 $69,940
$42,280 $43,440 $45,490 $46,790 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Worcester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Worcester

Salaries for sociology professionals in Worcester have increased. Worcester sociology professionals made $69,940 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for sociology professionals in Worcester was $68,080 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Worcester.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Worcester

10th percentile
$45,290
25th percentile
$52,800
50th percentile
$65,650
75th percentile
$81,750
90th percentile
$109,960

Sociology professionals in Worcester make a median yearly salary of $65,650. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,290 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $109,960 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Worcester

Mental Health
$36,293
Counseling
$46,464
Sports Psychology
$63,610
School Psychology
$63,610
Psychology
$63,610
Forensic Psychology
$63,610
Sociology
$69,940
Criminology
$72,770

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Worcester

4

Many of Worcester's sociology professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited sociology schools in the city.

Sociology Programs Offered In Worcester

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

Worcester's sociology schools offer 4 sociology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Worcester

associate
0
bachelor
102
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total102

Approximately 102 students graduated from sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Worcester, Massachusetts

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