Mental Health Schools
In Bellingham, Washington

Mental Health faculty can choose to work at only one mental health school in Bellingham. The trends in Bellingham's mental health academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes mental health training at the mental health masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bellingham Vs. Washington Mental Health Employment

Bellingham 80
Washington 8,510

Of the 8,510 mental health professionals employed in Washington State, 80 work in Bellingham. There has been a 11% decline in the number of mental health professionals in Bellingham between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for mental health professionals in Bellingham has decreased, overall employment in Bellingham has also decreased.

Bellingham Vs. Washington Mental Health employment growth

7,640 8,590 11,100 9,830 8,510
90 50 150 150 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Bellingham

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Bellingham

$35,400 $38,950 $38,500 $41,520 $38,850
$36,260 $37,990 $39,340 $39,870 $41,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Bellingham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bellingham

Salaries for mental health professionals in Bellingham have increased. In 2010 mental health professionals in Bellingham reportedly earned an average salary of $38,850 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mental health professionals in Bellingham was $35,400 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bellingham.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Bellingham

10th percentile
$27,960
25th percentile
$30,853
50th percentile
$35,990
75th percentile
$45,700
90th percentile
$56,580

Bellingham mental health professionals earn a median yearly salary of $35,990. The difference in pay between the mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 102%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,960 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Bellingham

Mental Health
$38,850
Social Work
$42,428
Counseling
$51,798
Clinical Psychology
$53,200
Sports Psychology
$64,790
Psychology
$64,790
Forensic Psychology
$64,790
School Psychology
$64,790

Mental health professional salaries in Bellingham are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Bellingham

1

Many of Bellingham's mental health professionals are graduates of the only accredited mental health school in the city.

Mental Health Programs Offered In Bellingham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in mental health offered by Bellingham's mental health school.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Bellingham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students completed mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Bellingham, Washington

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