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Sociologists in South Dakota

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$38,390 Median Salary
  • Sociologists in South Dakota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Sociologists Work in South Dakota?

There were approximately 30 workers employed as Sociologists in this state in 2018.

The typical state has 75 Sociologists working in it, which means South Dakota has fewer Sociologists than average.


What do Sociologists Make in South Dakota?

In 2018 wages for Sociologists ranged from $31,900 to $67,960 with $38,390 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.34 to $32.67. The median hourly rate was $18.45.

The median salary in South Dakota is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top States for Sociologists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Sociologists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 1,070 $97,200
Illinois 350 $75,290
New York 190 $62,680
Massachusetts 120 $95,780
Michigan 110 $77,170
Ohio 90 $64,940
Washington 80 $75,670
North Carolina 70 $93,850
Utah 60 $71,400
Maryland 60 $52,510
Pennsylvania 60 $120,900
Florida 50 $78,840
New Jersey 40 $91,930
South Dakota 30 $38,390

Below are the states where Sociologists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Pennsylvania $120,900
California $97,200
Massachusetts $95,780
North Carolina $93,850
New Jersey $91,930
Florida $78,840
Michigan $77,170
Wisconsin $75,860
Washington $75,670
Illinois $75,290


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