The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary sociology teachers in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary sociology teachers in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$58,450|
|25th Percentile Wage||$71,320|
|50th Percentile Wage||$87,540|
|75th Percentile Wage||$113,900|
|90th Percentile Wage||$149,360|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary sociology teachers in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $149,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,450.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary sociology teachers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $87,540 in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary sociology teachers in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary sociology teachers in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City is 26.3 percent (26.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine and 5.0 percent (5.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |