Forensic Psychology Schools
In Washington DC

The city of Washington has only one school where forensic psychology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic psychology and forensic psychology education in Washington, which includes forensic psychology training at the forensic psychology masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Forensic Psychology Employment

Washington DC 2,060
Washington DC 480

Exactly 2,060 of the 480 forensic psychology professionals employed in Washington DC, work in Washington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Washington, there has been a 16% growth in the number of forensic psychology professionals. Overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Forensic Psychology employment growth

670 680 620 700 480
1,770 1,780 1,870 1,810 2,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Forensic Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$75,200 $80,445 $70,320 $87,915 $88,510
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Psychology in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

As the number of forensic psychology professionals in Washington has grown, salaries for forensic psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $88,510 per year was earned by forensic psychology professionals in Washington. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic psychology professionals in Washington made an average salary of $75,200 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic psychology professionals in Washington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic psychology professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$52,045
25th percentile
$71,030
50th percentile
$86,380
75th percentile
$102,300
90th percentile
$129,870

Forensic psychology professionals in Washington make a median yearly salary of $86,380. The 10% of forensic psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,045 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $129,870 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic psychology professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Counseling
$55,250
Criminal Justice
$59,066
Clinical Psychology
$71,393
Forensic Science
$85,390
Criminology
$87,633
Psychology
$88,510
Forensic Psychology
$88,510

On average forensic psychology professional salaries in Washington are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Psychology schools in Washington DC

1

Many of Washington's forensic psychology professionals are graduates of the only accredited forensic psychology school in the city.

Forensic Psychology Programs Offered In Washington DC

No data at this time.

There is one degree and certificate program in forensic psychology offered by Washington's forensic psychology school.

Student Completed Forensic Psychology Degrees In Washington DC

No data at this time.

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