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Political Science Schools
In Honolulu, Hawaii

The city of Honolulu has 2 schools where political science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in political science in the city of Honolulu, which encompasses political science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Honolulu Vs. Hawaii Political Science Employment

Honolulu 40
Hawaii 50

Of the 50 political science professionals employed in Hawaii, 40 work in Honolulu. Between 2006 and 2010, in Honolulu, there has been a 50% decline in the number of political science professionals. As the employment for political science professionals in Honolulu has decreased, overall employment in Honolulu has increased.

Honolulu Vs. Hawaii Political Science employment growth

80 0 60 50 50
80 No data 50 40 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Hawaii
  • Dark Yellow: Honolulu

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Honolulu

$75,640 $73,090 $84,940 $84,460 $83,580
$39,870 $41,250 $42,730 $43,760 $45,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Honolulu
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Honolulu

In Honolulu, salaries for political science professionals have increased. Honolulu political science professionals made $83,580 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for political science professionals in Honolulu was $75,640 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Honolulu.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Honolulu

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

Political science professionals make a median salary of $78,790 per year in Honolulu. The difference in pay between the political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 337%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,990 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $130,910 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Honolulu

Political Science
International Business
Public Administration

Honolulu 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 Honolulu


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

Political Science Programs Offered In Honolulu


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in political science offered by Honolulu's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Honolulu


In 2010 approximately 126 students completed political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Honolulu, Hawaii

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