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Sociology Schools
In College Park, Maryland

In College Park, there is only one sociology school where sociology faculty can find employment. The trends in College Park's sociology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes sociology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

College Park Vs. Maryland Sociology Employment

College Park 770
Maryland 510

Exactly 770 of Maryland's 510 sociology professionals work in College Park. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sociology professionals in College Park has shrunk by 27%. Overall employment in College Park has increased.

College Park Vs. Maryland Sociology employment growth

470 520 550 400 510
1,060 990 1,080 850 770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: College Park

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in College Park

$77,035 $72,505 $79,425 $81,125 $85,455
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in College Park
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in College Park

In College Park, salaries for sociology professionals have increased. College Park sociology professionals made $85,455 per year, on average, in 2010. Sociology professionals in College Park made a yearly average salary of $77,035, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in College Park.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in College Park

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90th percentile

College Park sociology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $75,150. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,855 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 181% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in College Park

Organizational Psychology
Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in College Park


There is only one accredited sociology school in the city. Many of College Park's sociology professionals are graduates of this school.

Sociology Programs Offered In College Park


College Park's sociology schools offer 3 sociology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In College Park


In 2010 approximately 163 students completed sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in College Park, Maryland

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