Political Science Instructor

Political Science Instructor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$56,000
$33,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$94,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Dickinson College
Highest Paying City
Santa Rosa, CA
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a political science instructor make?
As a Political Science Instructor in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $56,070 per year or $26.96 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $95,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $33,000 per year. The top 5 states when it comes to Political Science Instructor salaries are New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, California, and District of Columbia. The typical employment in the position spans 2.4 years.

Average Political Science Instructor Salary By Location

Political Science Instructors in the United States of America make on average $56,070 a year or $26.96 per hour. The city with the highest Political Science Instructor salary is Santa Rosa, CA at $65,606 per year. Even an entry-level Political Science Instructor makes $30,000 per year in Santa Rosa, CA. New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, California, and District of Columbia are the top 5 highest earning states for Political Science Instructors. North Dakota, South Dakota, and Oklahoma have the lowest Political Science Instructor salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Santa Rosa, CA
$65,606
2
New York, NY
$63,272
3
Boston, MA
$61,988
4
New Brunswick, NJ
$58,034
5
Lakeland, FL
$54,532

Average Political Science Instructor Salary By Company

Political Science Instructors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Political Science Instructors are Dickinson College and University of Georgia. Also, companies like Auburn University and Skagit Valley College pay their Political Science Instructors very well.

Average Political Science Instructor Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Political Science Instructor works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Political Science Instructors well. Health Care companies pay Political Science Instructors an average salary of $61,866, Professional companies pay $58,610, and Manufacturing companys come in at $55,529. The types of companies that pay Political Science Instructors the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $54,446.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$61,866
2
Professional
$58,610
3
Manufacturing
$55,529
4
Hospitality
$54,446

Recently Added Political Science Instructor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Santa Rosa College
Political Science Instructor
12/21/2019
$68,796
Santa Rosa Junior College
Political Science Instructor
12/20/2019
$68,796
College of Western Idaho
Political Science Instructor
12/17/2019
$41,040
Level Playing Field Institute
Political Science Instructor
12/06/2019
$34,092
Santa Rosa College
Political Science Instructor
11/25/2019
$68,796
Santa Rosa Junior College
Political Science Instructor
11/09/2019
$68,796
University of California Berkeley
Political Science Instructor
09/30/2019
$56,381
09/30/2019
$202,877
Housatonic Community College
Political Science Instructor
08/16/2019
$59,528
College of The Canyons
Political Science Instructor
08/03/2019
$130,187
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