Mental Health Schools
In Tampa, Florida

There are 3 mental health schools in Tampa for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mental health in the city of Tampa, which encompasses mental health training at the following levels:

  • Mental Health Certificate
  • Associates degree in Mental Health
  • Masters degree in Mental Health


Professional Trends

Tampa Vs. Florida Mental Health Employment

Tampa 2,370
Florida 22,800

Exactly 2,370 of Florida's 22,800 mental health professionals work in Tampa. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tampa, there has been a 23% decline in the number of mental health professionals. As the number of mental health professionals in Tampa has decreased, overall employment in Tampa has increased.

Tampa Vs. Florida Mental Health employment growth

22,200 20,410 18,930 23,490 22,800
3,090 3,100 2,730 2,890 2,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Tampa

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Tampa

$27,152 $29,504 $30,516 $31,936 $33,838
$36,070 $37,530 $39,140 $40,590 $41,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Tampa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tampa

Salaries for mental health professionals in Tampa have increased. Tampa mental health professionals made $33,838 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, mental health professionals in Tampa made an average salary of $27,152 per year. The growth in the salary of mental health professionals in Tampa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Tampa

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Mental health professionals make a median salary of $33,064 per year in Tampa. The 10% of mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,108 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $46,048 per year.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Tampa

Mental Health
Social Work
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Tampa 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 Tampa


There are 3 accredited mental health schools in the city. Many of Tampa's mental health professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Mental Health Programs Offered In Tampa


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in mental health offered by Tampa's mental health schools.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Tampa


Approximately 49 students completed mental health courses in 2010.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Tampa, Florida

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