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Sociology Schools
In Springfield, Massachusetts

The city of Springfield has 3 schools where sociology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sociology academic community in Springfield, and the future trends. Academia in sociology includes sociology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Sociology Employment

Springfield 110
Massachusetts 1,050

Exactly 110 of the 1,050 sociology professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Springfield. The number of sociology professionals in Springfield has grown by 83% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for sociology professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Sociology employment growth

590 740 870 1,100 1,050
60 80 110 110 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Sociology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$68,610 $69,890 $64,090 $66,700 $67,830
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sociology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

Salaries for sociology professionals in Springfield have decreased. In 2010 sociology professionals in Springfield reportedly earned an average salary of $67,830 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for sociology professionals in Springfield was $68,610 per year. The decline in the salary of sociology professionals in Springfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sociology professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Sociology professionals make a median salary of $62,770 per year in Springfield. The difference in pay between the sociology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 188%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $109,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Sociology professionals and related professions in Springfield

Mental Health
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Springfield sociology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Sociology schools in Springfield


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

Sociology Programs Offered In Springfield


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in sociology offered by Springfield's sociology schools.

Student Completed Sociology Degrees In Springfield


In 2010 approximately 15 students completed sociology courses.

Sociology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Massachusetts

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