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Political Science Schools
In Waltham, Massachusetts

Political Science faculty can choose to work at only one political science school in Waltham. The trends in Waltham'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

Waltham Vs. Massachusetts Political Science Employment

Waltham 420
Massachusetts 640

Of the 640 political science professionals employed in Massachusetts, 420 work in Waltham. There has been a 68% growth in the number of political science professionals in Waltham between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Waltham has also increased.

Waltham Vs. Massachusetts Political Science employment growth

550 590 570 660 640
250 330 360 460 420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Waltham

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Waltham

$83,590 $94,680 $93,250 $97,500 $100,310
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Waltham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Waltham

In Waltham, salaries for political science professionals have increased. Waltham political science professionals made $100,310 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for political science professionals in Waltham was $83,590 per year. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Waltham is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Waltham

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

Political science professionals in Waltham make a median yearly salary of $90,900. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,150 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $165,220 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Waltham

Political Science
International Business
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Waltham


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

Political Science Programs Offered In Waltham


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

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Waltham


Approximately 63 students graduated from political science courses in 2010.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Waltham, Massachusetts

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