American Sociological Association

Thriving as a Sociology Graduate

Students major in sociology because they want to understand social life and social change, but does wanting a meaningful career equal a large salary? As it turns out, while sociology graduates do not earn top dollars in their first year out of undergraduate school, their salaries do increase and usually double by ten years out.

Authors

Mary Scheuer Senter and Roberta Spalter-Roth

Journal

Volume

19

Issue

1

Starting Page

58

Ending Page

61