The average salary for a sociologist in the United States is around $82,050 per year.
This is 35% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Sociologists earn an average yearly salary of $82,050. Wages typically start from $46,170 and go up to $140,430.
Sociologist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Sociologist salary by state
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How do sociologist salaries compare to similar careers?
|Political scientist salary||$118K|
|Intelligence analyst salary||$77K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)