What is the salary of a Sociologist?

The average salary of a Sociologist in United States is $78,120. Salaries start from around $39,790 and go up to $127,590. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$127,590
Starting ($39.8k)
Junior ($53.7k)
Experienced ($72.4k)
Senior ($94.6k)
Highest ($127.6k)
Highest

The top 10% of Sociologists in United States earn:

$127,590
Senior

The top 25% of Sociologists in United States earn:

$94,570
Experienced

The middle 50% of Sociologists in United States earn:

$72,430
Junior

The bottom 25% of Sociologists in United States earn:

$53,650
Starting

The bottom 10% of Sociologists in United States earn:

$39,790

Historical salary

Sociologist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Arizona 54,900 13
California 86,800 2
District of Columbia 105,200 1
Florida 66,400 9
Maryland 84,000 3
Massachusetts 83,100 4
Michigan 82,400 5
New York 77,100 8
North Carolina 78,400 6
Ohio 57,600 12
Pennsylvania 78,000 7
Texas 36,800 14
Washington 62,600 10
Wisconsin 61,300 11

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