Psychology Schools
In Charleston, Illinois

The city of Charleston has only one school where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Charleston, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:

  • Psychology Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Psychology
  • Masters degree in Psychology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Charleston Vs. Illinois Psychology Employment

Charleston 80
Illinois 4,790

Exactly 80 of the 4,790 psychology professionals employed in Illinois, work in Charleston. Between 2006 and 2010, in Charleston, there has been a 33% growth in the number of psychology professionals. Overall employment in Charleston has also increased.

Charleston Vs. Illinois Psychology employment growth

5,330 5,070 4,700 4,210 4,790
60 80 80 No data 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

$50,290 $51,380 $52,690 No data $53,010
$31,220 $32,250 $33,830 No data $35,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

As the number of psychology professionals in Charleston has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. Charleston psychology professionals made $53,010 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for psychology professionals in Charleston was $50,290 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Charleston.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Charleston

10th percentile
$34,410
25th percentile
$43,050
50th percentile
$50,600
75th percentile
$64,570
90th percentile
$74,520

Charleston psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $50,600. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,410 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $74,520 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Charleston

Counseling
$42,818
Clinical Psychology
$44,220
Christian Counseling
$50,050
Sports Psychology
$53,010
School Psychology
$53,010
Forensic Psychology
$53,010
Psychology
$53,010

Psychology professional salaries in Charleston are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Charleston

1

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

Psychology Programs Offered In Charleston

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

Charleston's psychology schools offer 3 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Charleston

associate
0
bachelor
131
master
6
doctor
0
Certificate
9
Total146

In 2010 approximately 146 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Charleston, Illinois

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