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Employment Sector and Status of Regular ASA Members in 2010


Employment Sector
Full-Time (%) Part-Time (%) Total
Undergraduate institution w/graduate program
57.1 34.7 55.4
Undergraduate institution w/o graduate program
13.9 6.7 13.4
4-year college
16.4 17.6 16.4
Community/Junior College
4.0 19.9 5.2
Elementary/Secondary School
1.7 0.6 0.2
Federal Government
1.4 0.8 1.4
State or local government
0.5 0.8 0.6
Non-profit organization
2.8 7.3 3.2
For-profit organization
1.0 1.3 1.2
Self-owned business
0.4 0.4 0.4
Independent consultant
0.6 7.1 1.1
Other 1.2 2.7 1.9
All Sectors
100.0 100.0 100.0
(N) 5,871 478 6,349


Summary: 

About 90 percent of regular ASA members were employed full-time or part-time in institutions of higher education in 2010. The majority of these positions were held at undergraduate institutions with graduate programs. A small percentage were employed at community or junior colleges. Of those working outside of the academy, the largest percentage are employed at non-profit organizations. 


Source:

ASA Membership Data, 2010