Mental Health Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Mental Health faculty can choose to work at only one mental health school in Fort Lauderdale. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mental health in the city of Fort Lauderdale, which encompasses mental health training at the mental health certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Mental Health Employment

Fort Lauderdale 2,700
Florida 22,800

Exactly 2,700 of Florida's 22,800 mental health professionals work in Fort Lauderdale. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale has grown by 53%. As the number of mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale has increased, overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has also increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Mental Health employment growth

22,200 20,410 18,930 23,490 22,800
1,770 1,160 2,130 2,370 2,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$35,448 $36,840 $38,684 $36,942 $35,626
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

As the number of mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale has grown, salaries for mental health professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $35,626 per year was earned by mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale. Four years earlier in 2006, mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale made an average salary of $35,448 per year. The growth in the salary of mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale

10th percentile
$21,288
25th percentile
$27,438
50th percentile
$34,468
75th percentile
$43,126
90th percentile
$52,924

Mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale earn a median salary of $34,468 per year. The 10% of mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,288 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 149% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

Mental Health
$35,626
Counseling
$42,360
Social Work
$44,740
Clinical Psychology
$46,723
Forensic Psychology
$55,250
Psychology
$55,250

On average mental health professionals in Fort Lauderdale earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Fort Lauderdale.

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Fort Lauderdale

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

Mental Health Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale

No data at this time.

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

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Fort Lauderdale

No data at this time.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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