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Sociology Schools
In Riverside, California

The city of Riverside has 3 schools where sociology faculty can find employment. The trends in Riverside's sociology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes sociology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Sociology Employment

Riverside 100
California 2,350

Exactly 100 of the 2,350 sociology professionals employed in California, work in Riverside. The number of sociology professionals in Riverside has grown by 25% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Sociology employment growth

530 1,970 2,210 2,680 2,350
80 90 100 110 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$84,770 $92,430 $86,520 $107,170 $117,300
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

Salaries for sociology professionals in Riverside have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $117,300 per year was earned by sociology professionals in Riverside. The average salary for sociology professionals in Riverside was $84,770 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sociology professionals in Riverside is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Riverside

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Sociology professionals in Riverside make a median yearly salary of $117,530. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 178%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $66,690 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $185,130 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Riverside

Mental Health
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average sociology professional salaries in Riverside are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Riverside


There are 3 accredited sociology schools in the city. Many of Riverside's sociology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Sociology Programs Offered In Riverside


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in sociology offered by Riverside's sociology schools.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Riverside


Approximately 174 students graduated from sociology courses in 2010.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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