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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for:
Sociologists

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in Sociologists jobs , as of 2016

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
San Francisco 450 $94,980
Oakland 450 $94,980
Hayward 450 $94,980
Anaheim 290 $111,900
Los Angeles 290 $111,900
Long Beach 290 $111,900
Arcade 130 $79,550
Arden 130 $79,550
Roseville 130 $79,550
Sacramento 130 $79,550
Ontario 40 $91,120
San Bernardino 40 $91,120
Riverside 40 $91,120
San Diego 30 $98,150
Carlsbad 30 $98,150
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Palm Beach 70 $79,720
Fort Lauderdale 70 $79,720
Miami 70 $79,720
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Chapel Hill 170 $80,470
Durham 170 $80,470
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 30 $133,350
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bellevue 50 $66,720
Tacoma 50 $66,720
Seattle 50 $66,720
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Madison N/A $50,400

Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Sociologists

To find out more about building a career as Sociologists, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.

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Most Popular Industries for :
Sociologists

Industries representing at least 1% of total jobs for the occupation.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Professional And Technical Services 2,120 48% $73,070
Education 1,420 32% $61,430
Non-profit 400 9% $89,090
Government 400 9% $58,420
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