Psychology Schools
In Fairfield, Connecticut

In Fairfield, there are 2 psychology schools where psychology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology education in Fairfield, which includes psychology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Psychology Employment

Fairfield 410
Connecticut 2,110

Exactly 410 of the 2,110 psychology professionals employed in Connecticut, work in Fairfield. There has been a 5% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Fairfield between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in Fairfield has increased, overall employment in Fairfield has decreased.

Fairfield 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: Fairfield

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$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 Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

Salaries for psychology professionals in Fairfield have increased. Fairfield psychology professionals made $80,470 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Fairfield made an average salary of $70,380 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Fairfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Fairfield

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

Psychology professionals in Fairfield earn a median salary of $75,630 per year. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 145% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Fairfield

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 professionals in Fairfield earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Fairfield.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Fairfield

2

Many of Fairfield's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total6

Fairfield's psychology schools offer 6 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
182
master
17
doctor
0
Certificate
9
Total208

Approximately 208 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Connecticut

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