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Political Science Schools
In Rochester, New York

The city of Rochester has 4 schools where political science faculty can find employment. The trends in Rochester'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

Rochester Vs. New York Political Science Employment

Rochester 70
New York 1,140

Exactly 70 of New York's 1,140 political science professionals work in Rochester. As the number of political science professionals in Rochester has increased, overall employment in Rochester has also increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Political Science employment growth

210 740 770 1,010 1,140
No data 60 80 70 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

No data $101,030 $103,500 $125,730 $126,850
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

In 2010 an average salary of $126,850 per year was earned by political science professionals in Rochester. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rochester.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Rochester

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Political science professionals in Rochester make a median yearly salary of $124,720. The difference in pay between the political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 143%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,290 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $124,720 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Rochester

International Business
Public Administration
Political Science

Rochester 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 Rochester


There are 4 accredited political science schools in the city. Many of Rochester's political science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Political Science Programs Offered In Rochester


Rochester's political science schools offer 6 political science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Rochester


In 2010 approximately 116 students completed political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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