Mental Health Schools
In Colorado Springs, Colorado

Mental Health faculty can choose to work at only one mental health school in Colorado Springs. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mental health academic community in Colorado Springs, and the future trends. Academia in mental health includes mental health training at the following levels:

  • Mental Health Certificate
  • Associates degree in Mental Health


Statistics

Professional Trends

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Mental Health Employment

Colorado Springs 560
Colorado 7,120

Of the 7,120 mental health professionals employed in Colorado, 560 work in Colorado Springs. The number of mental health professionals in Colorado Springs has grown by 70% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of mental health professionals in Colorado Springs has increased, overall employment in Colorado Springs has decreased.

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Mental Health employment growth

6,920 6,170 6,600 7,280 7,120
330 480 420 670 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Colorado Springs

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Colorado Springs

$29,425 $33,880 $35,900 $36,927 $42,633
$39,190 $40,960 $42,210 $43,790 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Colorado Springs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Colorado Springs

In Colorado Springs, salaries for mental health professionals have increased. In 2010 mental health professionals in Colorado Springs reportedly earned an average salary of $42,633 per year. The average salary for mental health professionals in Colorado Springs was $29,425 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Colorado Springs.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Colorado Springs

10th percentile
$28,193
25th percentile
$34,063
50th percentile
$40,490
75th percentile
$50,213
90th percentile
$59,527

Colorado Springs mental health professionals earn a median yearly salary of $40,490. The 10% of mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,193 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 111% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Colorado Springs

Mental Health
$42,633
Social Work
$44,625
Counseling
$57,863
Clinical Psychology
$68,423
Psychology
$81,730
Forensic Psychology
$81,730
Sports Psychology
$83,410
School Psychology
$83,410

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

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Colorado Springs

1

Many of Colorado Springs' mental health professionals are graduates of the only accredited mental health school in the city.

Mental Health Programs Offered In Colorado Springs

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in mental health offered by Colorado Springs' mental health schools.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Colorado Springs

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

Approximately 3 students graduated from mental health courses in 2010.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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