Mental Health Schools In Hawaii

Hawaii has is only one accredited mental health school where mental health faculty who teach mental health classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mental health in the state of Hawaii, which encompasses mental health training at the mental health masters degree level.


Schools

  1. Argosy University-Hawaii

    400 ASB Tower, 1001 Bishop Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Hawaii Vs. National Mental Health Employment

Hawaii 980
National 445,580

Of all of the mental health professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Hawaii state.

Employment Growth for Mental health professionals In Hawaii

1,720 1,990 1,470 1,690 980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Mental Health is a shrinking field in Hawaii. In Hawaii, 740 less mental health professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Hawaii, this field has shrunk by 43% in four years. This is faster than the trend for mental health professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of mental health professionals has grown by 12% between 2006 and 2010.

Mental Health VS. All Professions salaries in Hawaii

$29,260 $40,603 $41,058 $44,622 $47,587
$46,651 $47,931 $49,192 $50,493 $52,227
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of mental health professionals is declining, the salaries paid to mental health professionals are increasing in Hawaii. The mean salary for mental health professionals in 2006 was $29,260 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $47,587 per year.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Hawaii

10th percentile
$26,793
25th percentile
$34,237
50th percentile
$43,050
75th percentile
$54,760
90th percentile
$78,253

Thus, there was a 39% growth in mental health professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of mental health, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid mental health professionals earning 192% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Hawaii state.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Hawaii

Clinical Psychology
$65,185
Counseling
$52,932
Forensic Psychology
$73,745
Mental Health
$47,587
Psychology
$73,745
School Psychology
$74,820
Social Work
$53,162
Sports Psychology
$74,820

In Hawaii, mental health professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Mental Health programs available for each degree type for all schools in Hawaii

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a master's degree in mental health.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Hawaii

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