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Sociology Schools
In Fountain Valley, California

In Fountain Valley, there is only one sociology school where sociology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sociology and sociology education in Fountain Valley, which includes sociology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fountain Valley Vs. California Sociology Employment

Fountain Valley 130
California 2,350

Of the 2,350 sociology professionals employed in California, 130 work in Fountain Valley. As the number of sociology professionals in Fountain Valley has increased, overall employment in Fountain Valley has decreased.

Fountain Valley Vs. California Sociology employment growth

530 1,970 2,210 2,680 2,350
No data 140 No data 130 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fountain Valley

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Fountain Valley

$73,690 $92,730 $96,570 $102,580 $91,810
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Fountain Valley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fountain Valley

In Fountain Valley, salaries for sociology professionals have increased. In 2010 Fountain Valley sociology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $91,810. Sociology professionals in Fountain Valley made a yearly average salary of $73,690, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Fountain Valley is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Fountain Valley

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Fountain Valley sociology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $87,300. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 351%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,060 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $162,810 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Fountain Valley

Mental Health
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Sociology professional salaries in Fountain Valley are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Fountain Valley


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

Sociology Programs Offered In Fountain Valley


Fountain Valley's sociology school offers one sociology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Fountain Valley


Approximately 3 students completed sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Fountain Valley, California

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