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Political Science Schools
In Mission Viejo, California

Political Science faculty can choose to work at only one political science school in Mission Viejo. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of political science and political science education in Mission Viejo, which includes political science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Mission Viejo Vs. California Political Science Employment

Mission Viejo 60
California 1,480

Exactly 60 of the 1,480 political science professionals employed in California, work in Mission Viejo. As the employment for political science professionals in Mission Viejo has increased, overall employment in Mission Viejo has decreased.

Mission Viejo 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: Mission Viejo

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Mission Viejo

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 Mission Viejo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mission Viejo

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

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Mission Viejo

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

Mission Viejo political science professionals earn 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 Mission Viejo

Political Science
Public Administration
International Business

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Mission Viejo


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

Political Science Programs Offered In Mission Viejo


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

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Mission Viejo


In 2010 approximately 17 students graduated from political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Mission Viejo, California

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