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Political Science Schools
In Allentown, Pennsylvania

The city of Allentown has 2 schools where political science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the political science academic community in Allentown, and the future trends. Academia in political science includes political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science Employment

Allentown 50
Pennsylvania 800

Exactly 50 of the 800 political science professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Allentown. There has been a 17% decline in the number of political science professionals in Allentown between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Allentown has increased.

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science employment growth

1,120 960 860 760 800
60 No data 50 40 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Allentown

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Allentown

$70,830 No data $83,020 $79,810 $80,380
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Allentown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Allentown

In Allentown, salaries for political science professionals have increased. Allentown political science professionals made $80,380 per year, on average, in 2010. Political science professionals in Allentown made a yearly average salary of $70,830, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Allentown is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Allentown

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Allentown political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,190. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $127,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Allentown

Political Science
International Business
Public Administration

Allentown political science professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Allentown


There are 2 accredited political science schools in the city. Many of Allentown's political science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Political Science Programs Offered In Allentown


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in political science offered by Allentown's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Allentown


In 2010 approximately 29 students graduated from political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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