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$64,940 Median Salary
10 Job Openings
  • Sociologists in Ohio earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Sociologists Work in Ohio?

In Ohio, there were 90 people working as Sociologists in the year 2018.

There were 90 Sociologists employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.


The typical state has 75 Sociologists working in it, which means Ohio has more Sociologists than average.


Job Projections for Ohio

Jobs for Sociologists in this state are not growing or decreasing, which is similar to nationwide of 0.0% growth.


Ohio Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 10 annual Sociologists job openings in Ohio, and 90 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 300 annual jobs and 3,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Sociologists Make in Ohio?

In 2018 wages for Sociologists ranged from $54,280 to $85,020 with $64,940 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $26.1 to $40.88. The median hourly rate was $31.22.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.15 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $2.07.

The median salary in Ohio is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Ohio Metros for Sociologists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Sociologists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Columbus, OH 70 $63,620

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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