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Sociology Schools
In Palos Heights, Illinois

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


Professional Trends

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois Sociology Employment

Palos Heights 340
Illinois 570

Exactly 340 of the 570 sociology professionals employed in Illinois, work in Palos Heights. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sociology professionals in Palos Heights has shrunk by 62%. As the number of sociology professionals in Palos Heights has decreased, overall employment in Palos Heights has increased.

Palos Heights 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: Palos Heights

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Palos Heights

$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 Palos Heights
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Heights

As the number of sociology professionals in Palos Heights has shrunk, salaries for sociology professionals have also decreased. Palos Heights sociology professionals made $60,000 per year, on average, in 2010. Sociology professionals in Palos Heights made a yearly average salary of $75,010, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Palos Heights.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Palos Heights

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Sociology professionals make a median salary of $52,555 per year in Palos Heights. The 10% of sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,340 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 436% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Palos Heights

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Palos Heights


There is only one accredited sociology school in the city. Many of Palos Heights' sociology professionals are graduates of this school.

Sociology Programs Offered In Palos Heights


Palos Heights' sociology school offers one sociology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Palos Heights


In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Palos Heights, Illinois

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