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Sociology Schools
In Evanston, Illinois

Sociology faculty can choose to work at only one sociology school in Evanston. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sociology academic community in Evanston, and the future trends. Academia in sociology includes sociology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Evanston Vs. Illinois Sociology Employment

Evanston 340
Illinois 570

Of the 570 sociology professionals employed in Illinois, 340 work in Evanston. There has been a 62% decline in the number of sociology professionals in Evanston between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of sociology professionals in Evanston has decreased, overall employment in Evanston has increased.

Evanston Vs. Illinois Sociology employment growth

1,190 0 640 400 570
900 380 300 190 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Evanston

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Evanston

$75,010 $69,520 $71,620 $54,500 $60,000
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Evanston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Evanston

In Evanston, salaries for sociology professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,000 per year was earned by sociology professionals in Evanston. The average salary for sociology professionals in Evanston was $75,010 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of sociology professionals in Evanston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Evanston

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Sociology professionals in Evanston earn a median salary of $52,555 per year. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 436%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,340 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $109,065 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Evanston

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Sociology professional salaries in Evanston are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Evanston


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

Sociology Programs Offered In Evanston


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in sociology offered by Evanston's sociology schools.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Evanston


Approximately 39 students completed sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Evanston, Illinois

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