Mental Health Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

There is only one mental health school in Tuscaloosa for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of mental health and mental health education in Tuscaloosa, which includes mental health training at the mental health masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Mental Health Employment

Tuscaloosa 80
Alabama 4,470

Exactly 80 of Alabama's 4,470 mental health professionals work in Tuscaloosa. There has been a 33% growth in the number of mental health professionals in Tuscaloosa between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Tuscaloosa has decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Mental Health employment growth

4,090 3,790 4,060 4,390 4,470
60 60 50 No data 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$28,710 $30,490 $33,160 No data $35,020
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

As the number of mental health professionals in Tuscaloosa has grown, salaries for mental health professionals have also increased. In 2010 mental health professionals in Tuscaloosa reportedly earned an average salary of $35,020 per year. Mental health professionals in Tuscaloosa made a yearly average salary of $28,710, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of mental health professionals in Tuscaloosa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Tuscaloosa

10th percentile
$26,090
25th percentile
$29,050
50th percentile
$34,060
75th percentile
$40,870
90th percentile
$46,080

Mental health professionals make a median salary of $34,060 per year in Tuscaloosa. The difference in pay between the mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 77%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa

Mental Health
$35,020
Social Work
$40,563
Counseling
$44,500
Sports Psychology
$50,550
School Psychology
$50,550
Psychology
$50,550
Forensic Psychology
$50,550
Clinical Psychology
$50,550

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

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Tuscaloosa

1

Many of Tuscaloosa's mental health professionals are graduates of the only accredited mental health school in the city.

Mental Health Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Tuscaloosa's mental health school offers one mental health degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Tuscaloosa

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students completed mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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