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Political Science Schools
In Irvine, California

The city of Irvine has 3 schools where political science faculty can find employment. The trends in Irvine's political science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes political science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Irvine Vs. California Political Science Employment

Irvine 60
California 1,480

Of the 1,480 political science professionals employed in California, 60 work in Irvine. As the employment for political science professionals in Irvine has increased, overall employment in Irvine has decreased.

Irvine Vs. California Political Science employment growth

0 820 1,030 1,590 1,480
No data 50 60 80 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Irvine

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Irvine

No data $88,160 $90,860 $86,940 $92,870
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Irvine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Irvine

In 2010 political science professionals in Irvine reportedly earned an average salary of $92,870 per year. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Irvine is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Irvine

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Political science professionals in Irvine make a median yearly salary of $91,910. The difference in pay between the political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 271%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,950 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $144,600 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Irvine

Political Science
Public Administration
International Business

On average political science professionals in Irvine earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Irvine.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Irvine


There are 3 accredited political science schools in the city. Many of Irvine's political science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Political Science Programs Offered In Irvine


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in political science offered by Irvine's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Irvine


In 2010 approximately 418 students completed political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Irvine, California

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