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Sociology Schools
In Banner Elk, North Carolina

The city of Banner Elk has only one school where sociology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sociology in the city of Banner Elk, which encompasses sociology training at the sociology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Banner Elk Vs. North Carolina Sociology Employment

Banner Elk 70
North Carolina 900

Exactly 70 of the 900 sociology professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Banner Elk. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sociology professionals in Banner Elk has grown by 40%. As the employment for sociology professionals in Banner Elk has increased, overall employment in Banner Elk has also increased.

Banner Elk Vs. North Carolina Sociology employment growth

660 740 830 910 900
50 No data 50 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Banner Elk

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Banner Elk

$56,240 No data $53,480 No data $59,560
$29,730 $30,520 $31,770 No data $33,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Banner Elk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Banner Elk

Salaries for sociology professionals in Banner Elk have increased. Banner Elk sociology professionals made $59,560 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for sociology professionals in Banner Elk was $56,240 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Banner Elk is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Banner Elk

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Sociology professionals in Banner Elk earn a median salary of $58,350 per year. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,680 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 145% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Banner Elk

Mental Health
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Banner Elk sociology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Banner Elk


Many of Banner Elk's sociology professionals are graduates of the only accredited sociology school in the city.

Sociology Programs Offered In Banner Elk


There is one degree and certificate program in sociology offered by Banner Elk's sociology school.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Banner Elk


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Banner Elk, North Carolina

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