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How much does a Sociologist make in Washington?

Average Sociologist Hourly Wage in Washington

Sociologists earn a median hourly wage of $33.07. Hourly wages typically start from $20.17 and go up to $41.35.

Average Sociologist Yearly Salary in Washington

Sociologists earn a median salary of $68,780 per year. Salaries typically start from $41,950 and go up to $86,010.

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How to Become a Sociologist

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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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 Washington earn:

$41.35
an hour
$86,010
per year
Senior Sociologist Earnings

Senior Sociologists in Washington earn:

$35.08
an hour
$72,970
per year
Experienced Sociologist Earnings

Experienced Sociologists in Washington earn:

$33.07
an hour
$68,780
per year
Junior Sociologist Earnings

Junior Sociologists in Washington earn:

$25.93
an hour
$53,940
per year
Starting Sociologist Earnings

Starting Sociologists in Washington earn:

$20.17
an hour
$41,950
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sociologist salary comparison

Historical salary for Sociologists in Washington

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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