Sociologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Sociologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Arizona $70,080
California $97,200
Florida $78,840
Illinois $75,290
Massachusetts $95,780
Maryland $52,510
Michigan $77,170
North Carolina $93,850
New Jersey $91,930
New York $62,680
Ohio $64,940
Oregon $93,490
Pennsylvania $121,470
South Dakota $38,390
Texas $37,130
Utah $71,400
Washington $75,670
Wisconsin $75,860

How do sociologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Sociologists earn about the same as related careers in Utah. On average, they make less than intelligence analysts.

Career Median Salary
Intelligence analyst salary $66K
Sociologist salary $71K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)