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Political Science Schools
In San Diego, California

Political Science faculty can choose to work at one of 5 political science schools in San Diego. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the political science academic community in San Diego, and the future trends. Academia in political science includes political science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Political Science Employment

San Diego 180
California 1,480

Exactly 180 of the 1,480 political science professionals employed in California, work in San Diego. Overall employment in San Diego has also increased.

San Diego Vs. California Political Science employment growth

0 820 1,030 1,590 1,480
No data 90 140 160 180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

No data $89,660 $85,240 $86,980 $86,590
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

In 2010 San Diego political science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $86,590. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in San Diego is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in San Diego

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90th percentile

Political science professionals in San Diego make a median yearly salary of $83,100. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,280 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $137,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in San Diego

Political Science
Public Administration
International Business

San Diego 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 San Diego


Many of San Diego's political science professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited political science schools in the city.

Political Science Programs Offered In San Diego


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

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In San Diego


In 2010 approximately 321 students completed political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

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