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Political Science Schools
In Tampa, Florida

There are 2 political science schools in Tampa for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in political science in the city of Tampa, which encompasses political science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tampa Vs. Florida Political Science Employment

Tampa 60
Florida 500

Of the 500 political science professionals employed in Florida, 60 work in Tampa. The number of political science professionals in Tampa has shrunk by 33% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Tampa has increased.

Tampa Vs. Florida Political Science employment growth

530 450 470 440 500
90 70 No data 50 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Tampa

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Tampa

$58,810 $69,210 No data $78,220 $96,280
$36,070 $37,530 $39,140 $40,590 $41,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Tampa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tampa

As the number of political science professionals in Tampa has shrunk, salaries for political science professionals have increased. Tampa political science professionals made $96,280 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, political science professionals in Tampa made an average salary of $58,810 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Tampa.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Tampa

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

Tampa political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $92,890. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $63,480 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $140,740 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Tampa

Political Science
Public Administration
International Business

Political science professional salaries in Tampa are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Tampa


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

Political Science Programs Offered In Tampa


Tampa's political science schools offer 3 political science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Tampa


Approximately 181 students graduated from political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Tampa, Florida

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