Theology Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The city of Philadelphia has 8 schools where theology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of theology and theology education in Philadelphia, which includes theology training at the following levels:

  • Theology Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Theology
  • Masters degree in Theology
  • PhD degree in Theology


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Theology Employment

Philadelphia 1,050
Pennsylvania 2,910

Exactly 1,050 of Pennsylvania's 2,910 theology professionals work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Philadelphia, there has been a 8% growth in the number of theology professionals. As the number of theology professionals in Philadelphia has increased, overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Theology employment growth

2,600 2,920 2,950 3,250 2,910
970 1,100 1,100 1,290 1,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Theology VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$51,555 $50,525 $51,940 $58,720 $63,430
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Theology in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for theology professionals have increased. In 2010 Philadelphia theology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $63,430. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for theology professionals in Philadelphia was $51,555 per year. The growth in the salary of theology professionals in Philadelphia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Theology professionals in Philadelphia

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Theology professionals in Philadelphia make a median yearly salary of $55,720. The 10% of theology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,465 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 233% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Theology professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

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Philadelphia theology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Theology schools in Philadelphia


Many of Philadelphia's theology professionals are graduates of one of the 8 accredited theology schools in the city.

Theology Programs Offered In Philadelphia


There are a total of 18 degree and certificate programs in theology offered by Philadelphia's theology schools.

Student Completed Theology Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 136 students graduated from theology courses.

Theology Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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