Mental Health Schools
In Palos Hills, Illinois

The city of Palos Hills has only one school where mental health faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the mental health academic community in Palos Hills, and the future trends. Academia in mental health includes mental health training at the mental health certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Palos Hills Vs. Illinois Mental Health Employment

Palos Hills 10,800
Illinois 17,480

Of the 17,480 mental health professionals employed in Illinois, 10,800 work in Palos Hills. There has been a 74% growth in the number of mental health professionals in Palos Hills between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Palos Hills has also increased.

Palos Hills 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: Palos Hills

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Palos Hills

$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 Palos Hills
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Hills

As the number of mental health professionals in Palos Hills has grown, salaries for mental health professionals have also increased. Palos Hills mental health professionals made $38,144 per year, on average, in 2010. Mental health professionals in Palos Hills made a yearly average salary of $30,700, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of mental health professionals in Palos Hills is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Palos Hills

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

Mental health professionals in Palos Hills make 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 Palos Hills

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

Palos Hills mental health professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Palos Hills

1

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

Mental Health Programs Offered In Palos Hills

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Palos Hills' mental health school offers one mental health degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Palos Hills

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Palos Hills, Illinois

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