Psychology Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

There is only one psychology school in Bridgeport for faculty to choose from. The trends in Bridgeport's psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Psychology Employment

Bridgeport 410
Connecticut 2,110

Of the 2,110 psychology professionals employed in Connecticut, 410 work in Bridgeport. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Bridgeport has grown by 5%. Overall employment in Bridgeport has decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Psychology employment growth

1,710 1,670 1,890 1,960 2,110
390 350 410 420 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$70,380 $73,210 $74,760 $77,760 $80,470
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

In Bridgeport, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Bridgeport psychology professionals made $80,470 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for psychology professionals in Bridgeport was $70,380 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Bridgeport is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Bridgeport

10th percentile
$47,850
25th percentile
$61,090
50th percentile
$75,630
75th percentile
$96,900
90th percentile
$117,460

Psychology professionals make a median salary of $75,630 per year in Bridgeport. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 145%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $47,850 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $117,460 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Counseling
$51,352
Christian Counseling
$52,380
Clinical Psychology
$63,155
Sociology
$74,750
Sports Psychology
$80,470
Forensic Psychology
$80,470
Psychology
$80,470
School Psychology
$80,470

On average psychology professional salaries in Bridgeport are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Bridgeport

1

Many of Bridgeport's psychology professionals are graduates of the only accredited psychology school in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Bridgeport

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in psychology offered by Bridgeport's psychology school.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Bridgeport

associate
0
bachelor
40
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total40

In 2010 approximately 40 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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