FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Political Science Schools
In Fredericksburg, Virginia

There is only one political science school in Fredericksburg for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in political science in the city of Fredericksburg, which encompasses political science training at the political science bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Fredericksburg Vs. Virginia Political Science Employment

Fredericksburg 3,930
Virginia 870

Of the 870 political science professionals employed in Virginia, 3,930 work in Fredericksburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fredericksburg, there has been a 11% growth in the number of political science professionals. Overall employment in Fredericksburg has also increased.

Fredericksburg Vs. Virginia Political Science employment growth

850 1,160 1,010 990 870
3,530 3,610 3,560 3,490 3,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fredericksburg

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Fredericksburg

$82,365 $86,300 $93,240 $95,720 $97,980
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Fredericksburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fredericksburg

Salaries for political science professionals in Fredericksburg have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $97,980 per year was earned by political science professionals in Fredericksburg. The average salary for political science professionals in Fredericksburg was $82,365 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Fredericksburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Fredericksburg

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

Fredericksburg political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $95,195. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,125 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $139,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Fredericksburg

Political Science
Public Administration
International Business

Political science professional salaries in Fredericksburg are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Fredericksburg


Many of Fredericksburg's political science professionals are graduates of the only accredited political science school in the city.

Political Science Programs Offered In Fredericksburg


There is one degree and certificate program in political science offered by Fredericksburg's political science school.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Fredericksburg


Approximately 31 students completed political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Fredericksburg, Virginia

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of political science faculty in Fredericksburg, growth in the field of political science academia and faculty salaries in Fredericksburg. If you are involved in teaching political science courses to students at the bachelors degree in political science level, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future political science faculty in Fredericksburg. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database