Mental Health Schools
In Elgin, Illinois

There is only one mental health school in Elgin for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mental health academic community in Elgin, and the future trends. Academia in mental health includes mental health training at the mental health certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elgin Vs. Illinois Mental Health Employment

Elgin 10,800
Illinois 17,480

Exactly 10,800 of Illinois' 17,480 mental health professionals work in Elgin. There has been a 74% growth in the number of mental health professionals in Elgin between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of mental health professionals in Elgin has increased, overall employment in Elgin has also increased.

Elgin Vs. Illinois Mental Health employment growth

15,680 16,510 17,840 19,360 17,480
6,190 9,830 10,840 12,830 10,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elgin

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Elgin

$30,700 $34,218 $35,750 $37,382 $38,144
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Elgin
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elgin

Salaries for mental health professionals in Elgin have increased. Elgin mental health professionals made $38,144 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mental health professionals in Elgin was $30,700 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Elgin.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Elgin

10th percentile
$23,792
25th percentile
$28,460
50th percentile
$34,814
75th percentile
$45,022
90th percentile
$55,980

Elgin mental health professionals earn a median yearly salary of $34,814. The difference in pay between the mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 135%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,792 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $55,980 per year.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Elgin

Mental Health
$38,144
Social Work
$50,948
Counseling
$53,338
Clinical Psychology
$64,423
School Psychology
$76,270
Sports Psychology
$76,270
Psychology
$88,100
Forensic Psychology
$88,100

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

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Elgin

1

There is only one accredited mental health school in the city. Many of Elgin's mental health professionals are graduates of this school.

Mental Health Programs Offered In Elgin

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Elgin's mental health school offers one mental health degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Elgin

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

In 2010 approximately 1 students completed mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Elgin, Illinois

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