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Political Science Schools
In Chester, Pennsylvania

Political Science faculty can choose to work at only one political science school in Chester. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in political science in the city of Chester, which encompasses political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science Employment

Chester 280
Pennsylvania 800

Exactly 280 of Pennsylvania's 800 political science professionals work in Chester. The number of political science professionals in Chester has shrunk by 42% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Chester has increased.

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Political Science employment growth

1,120 960 860 760 800
480 360 310 240 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Chester

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Chester

$75,030 $84,660 No data $110,220 $104,750
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Chester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chester

Salaries for political science professionals in Chester have increased. In 2010 Chester political science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $104,750. Political science professionals in Chester made a yearly average salary of $75,030, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Chester is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Chester

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

Political science professionals in Chester earn a median salary of $85,400 per year. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,620 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 314% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Chester

Political Science
International Business
Public Administration

Chester 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 Chester


There is only one accredited political science school in the city. Many of Chester's political science professionals are graduates of this school.

Political Science Programs Offered In Chester


Chester's political science school offers one political science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Chester


Approximately 10 students completed political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Chester, Pennsylvania

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