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Sociology Schools
In Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Sociology faculty can choose to work at only one sociology school in Lancaster. The trends in Lancaster's sociology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes sociology training at the sociology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology Employment

Lancaster 40
Pennsylvania 1,570

Exactly 40 of Pennsylvania's 1,570 sociology professionals work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lancaster, there has been a 33% growth in the number of sociology professionals. As the number of sociology professionals in Lancaster has increased, overall employment in Lancaster has also increased.

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Sociology employment growth

1,550 1,150 1,280 1,370 1,570
30 No data No data No data 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$65,560 No data No data No data $79,050
$34,710 $36,150 $37,100 $38,460 $39,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

Salaries for sociology professionals in Lancaster have increased. In 2010 Lancaster sociology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $79,050. Sociology professionals in Lancaster made a yearly average salary of $65,560, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Lancaster is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Lancaster

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Sociology professionals in Lancaster earn a median salary of $77,240 per year. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 153%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,930 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $116,030 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Lancaster

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Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Lancaster


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

Sociology Programs Offered In Lancaster


Lancaster's sociology school offers one sociology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Lancaster


Approximately 14 students graduated from sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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