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Sociology Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

Sociology faculty can choose to work at one of 2 sociology schools in Jersey City. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sociology academic community in Jersey City, and the future trends. Academia in sociology includes sociology training at the sociology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Sociology Employment

Jersey City 880
New Jersey 430

Exactly 880 of New Jersey's 430 sociology professionals work in Jersey City. The number of sociology professionals in Jersey City has grown by 110% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Sociology employment growth

520 480 700 500 430
420 520 820 760 880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$75,855 $76,155 $80,025 $92,160 $93,830
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

Salaries for sociology professionals in Jersey City have increased. Jersey City sociology professionals made $93,830 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for sociology professionals in Jersey City was $75,855 per year. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Jersey City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Jersey City

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Sociology professionals make a median salary of $87,690 per year in Jersey City. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,660 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 168% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Jersey City


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

Sociology Programs Offered In Jersey City


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in sociology offered by Jersey City's sociology schools.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Jersey City


In 2010 approximately 73 students graduated from sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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