Mental Health Schools
In Polkton, North Carolina

The city of Polkton 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 Polkton, 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

Polkton Vs. North Carolina Mental Health Employment

Polkton 1,760
North Carolina 12,800

Of the 12,800 mental health professionals employed in North Carolina, 1,760 work in Polkton. The number of mental health professionals in Polkton has grown by 26% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Polkton has also increased.

Polkton Vs. North Carolina Mental Health employment growth

8,290 8,450 10,410 12,970 12,800
1,400 1,290 1,320 1,410 1,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Polkton

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Polkton

$33,777 $36,167 $40,270 $37,540 $38,615
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Polkton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Polkton

In Polkton, salaries for mental health professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $38,615 per year was earned by mental health professionals in Polkton. Four years earlier in 2006, mental health professionals in Polkton made an average salary of $33,777 per year. The growth in the salary of mental health professionals in Polkton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Polkton

10th percentile
$29,372
25th percentile
$32,698
50th percentile
$37,550
75th percentile
$44,150
90th percentile
$50,062

Mental health professionals in Polkton earn a median salary of $37,550 per year. The 10% of mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,372 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 70% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Polkton

Mental Health
$38,615
Social Work
$43,168
Counseling
$46,205
Clinical Psychology
$53,080
Sports Psychology
$64,230
Psychology
$64,230
Forensic Psychology
$64,230
School Psychology
$64,230

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

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Polkton

1

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

Mental Health Programs Offered In Polkton

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in mental health offered by Polkton's mental health schools.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Polkton

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students graduated from mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Polkton, North Carolina

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