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Sociology Schools
In Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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


Professional Trends

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology Employment

Bethlehem 80
Pennsylvania 1,570

Exactly 80 of Pennsylvania's 1,570 sociology professionals work in Bethlehem. There has been a 100% growth in the number of sociology professionals in Bethlehem between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for sociology professionals in Bethlehem has increased, overall employment in Bethlehem has also increased.

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology employment growth

1,550 1,150 1,280 1,370 1,570
40 40 No data 60 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Bethlehem

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Bethlehem

$66,580 $69,940 $81,000 $77,790 $78,050
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Bethlehem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bethlehem

Salaries for sociology professionals in Bethlehem have increased. In 2010 sociology professionals in Bethlehem reportedly earned an average salary of $78,050 per year. The average salary for sociology professionals in Bethlehem was $66,580 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Bethlehem is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Bethlehem

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Sociology professionals in Bethlehem make a median yearly salary of $66,570. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 211%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $43,240 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $134,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Bethlehem

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average sociology professionals in Bethlehem earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Bethlehem.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Bethlehem


Many of Bethlehem's sociology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited sociology schools in the city.

Sociology Programs Offered In Bethlehem


Bethlehem's sociology schools offer 3 sociology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Bethlehem


In 2010 approximately 42 students completed sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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