Psychology Schools In Hawaii

Psychology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 7 accredited psychology schools in Hawaii. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the state of Hawaii, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:

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


  1. Chaminade University of Honolulu

    3140 Waialae Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96816-1578

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  2. University of Hawaii at Hilo

    200 W Kawili St, Hilo, Hawaii 96720-4091

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  3. University of Hawaii at Manoa

    2600 Campus Road, Hawaii Hall, Room 001, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822-2301

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  4. Hawaii Pacific University

    1166 Fort Street Mall, Suite 203, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-2785

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  5. Brigham Young University-Hawaii

    55-220 Kulanui Street, Laie, Hawaii 96762-1294

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  6. Argosy University-Hawaii

    400 ASB Tower, 1001 Bishop Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

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  7. University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus

    745 Fort Street Ste 2000, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-3800

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Professional Trends

Hawaii Vs. National Psychology Employment

Hawaii 870
National 112,810

Of all of the psychology professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Hawaii state.

Employment Growth for Psychology professionals In Hawaii

420 530 650 770 870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Hawaii, the field of psychology is growing. In 2010 there were 450 more psychology professionals working in Hawaii than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of psychology has grown by 107% in Hawaii. This growth is faster than the national trend for psychology professionals which shows a 6% increase in the number of psychology professionals working around the nation.

Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Hawaii

$65,840 $68,140 $69,785 $72,635 $73,745
$46,651 $47,931 $49,192 $50,493 $52,227
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by psychology professionals is increasing in Hawaii. In 2006 psychology professionals made a mean salary of $65,840 per year, and in 2010 they made $73,745 per year.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Hawaii

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

This represents a 11% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 173% pay differential between the highest paid psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of psychology in Hawaii.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Hawaii

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Psychology professionals in Hawaii earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Hawaii


The number of students graduating from the 7 accredited psychology schools in Hawaii is decreasing. In 2006, 592 students graduated from psychology courses in Hawaii. And in 2010, 508 students graduated.

Thus there was a 14% percent decrease in the number of psychology school degree or certificate graduates in Hawaii. 36% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in psychology.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Hawaii

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