The average salary for a sociologist in California is around $104,590 per year.
Sociologists earn an average yearly salary of $104,590.
Wages typically start from $64,410 and go up to $133,800.
31% above national average Updated in 2021
Sociologist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Sociologist salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do sociologist salaries compare to similar careers?
Sociologists earn 7% more than similar careers in California. On average, they make less than political scientists but more than anthropologists.
|Political scientist salary||$99K|
|Intelligence analyst salary||$104K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)