Salary for Postsecondary Sociology Teachers

Also known as:  Comparative Sociology Professor, Race Relations Professor, Social Organization Professor helps education professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Postsecondary sociology teachers educate graduate and undergraduate students in sociology by developing engaging lectures, homeworks and exams, and guiding student research, internship and teaching efforts. They may conduct research and publish their findings in peer-reviewed literature, and are expected to remain informed of the latest developments in their field. These professionals may specialize in subfields of sociology, and often hold doctoral degrees, although a Master's degree is the minimum requirement for this position.

A Postsecondary Sociology Teacher can receive salaries in a range of 56000 to 84000 depending on experience and domain knowledge. Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary usually receive a compensation of Seventy One Thousand Seven Hundred dollars annually.

Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary have the best average pay in Rhode Island, which has pay of close to about $108310.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 19.81 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Sociology Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Educational Services $71,830
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $71,830