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Sociology Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

There are 2 sociology schools in Phoenix for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sociology in the city of Phoenix, which encompasses sociology training at the sociology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Sociology Employment

Phoenix 260
Arizona 370

Exactly 260 of the 370 sociology professionals employed in Arizona, work in Phoenix. Between 2006 and 2010, in Phoenix, there has been a 225% growth in the number of sociology professionals. Overall employment in Phoenix has also increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Sociology employment growth

210 260 200 170 370
80 60 No data No data 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$60,930 $56,730 $49,900 $50,370 $83,500
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

Salaries for sociology professionals in Phoenix have increased. In 2010 sociology professionals in Phoenix reportedly earned an average salary of $83,500 per year. Sociology professionals in Phoenix made a yearly average salary of $60,930, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Phoenix is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Phoenix

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Sociology professionals in Phoenix earn a median salary of $83,950 per year. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 109%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $55,400 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $115,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Phoenix

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Phoenix


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

Sociology Programs Offered In Phoenix


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

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Phoenix


In 2010 approximately 7 students completed sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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