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Sociology Schools
In La Mirada, California

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


Professional Trends

La Mirada Vs. California Sociology Employment

La Mirada 390
California 2,350

Exactly 390 of California's 2,350 sociology professionals work in La Mirada. There has been a 144% growth in the number of sociology professionals in La Mirada between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of sociology professionals in La Mirada has increased, overall employment in La Mirada has also increased.

La Mirada Vs. California Sociology employment growth

530 1,970 2,210 2,680 2,350
160 290 290 450 390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: La Mirada

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in La Mirada

$77,970 $85,120 $94,370 $81,500 $88,280
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in La Mirada
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Mirada

As the number of sociology professionals in La Mirada has grown, salaries for sociology professionals have also increased. La Mirada sociology professionals made $88,280 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for sociology professionals in La Mirada was $77,970 per year. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in La Mirada is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in La Mirada

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Sociology professionals in La Mirada make a median yearly salary of $84,015. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,380 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $139,265 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in La Mirada

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in La Mirada


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

Sociology Programs Offered In La Mirada


La Mirada's sociology school offers one sociology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In La Mirada


In 2010 approximately 54 students completed sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in La Mirada, California

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