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How much does a Sociologist make in Texas?

Average Sociologist Hourly Wage in Texas

Sociologists earn a median hourly wage of $16.08. Hourly wages typically start from $8.81 and go up to $29.93.

Average Sociologist Yearly Salary in Texas

Sociologists earn a median salary of $33,450 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,320 and go up to $62,260.

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Sociologist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sociologist Earnings

The highest earning Sociologists in Texas earn:

$29.93
an hour
$62,260
per year
Senior Sociologist Earnings

Senior Sociologists in Texas earn:

$18.73
an hour
$38,950
per year
Experienced Sociologist Earnings

Experienced Sociologists in Texas earn:

$16.08
an hour
$33,450
per year
Junior Sociologist Earnings

Junior Sociologists in Texas earn:

$10.43
an hour
$21,700
per year
Starting Sociologist Earnings

Starting Sociologists in Texas earn:

$8.81
an hour
$18,320
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sociologist salary comparison

Sociologists earn less than 98% percent of Science careers in Texas. Sociologist salaries are in the top 60% of all careers in Texas.

Geologist Salary in Texas $139k
Economist Salary in Texas $102k
Political Scientist Salary in Texas $74k
Food Science Technologist Salary in Texas $67k
Cartographer Salary in Texas $58k
Archivist Salary in Texas $55k
Forensic Science Technician Salary in Texas $45k
Sociologist Salary $33k
Humanitarian Salary in Texas $31k

Historical salary for Sociologists in Texas

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Sociologist

Interested in becoming a Sociologist? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good sociologist? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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