Psychology Schools
In Irvine, California

In Irvine, there are 5 psychology schools where psychology faculty can find employment. The trends in Irvine's psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes psychology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Irvine Vs. California Psychology Employment

Irvine 1,110
California 16,750

Of the 16,750 psychology professionals employed in California, 1,110 work in Irvine. There has been a 22% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Irvine between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Irvine has decreased.

Irvine Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
910 990 1,080 900 1,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Irvine

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Irvine

$72,130 $83,585 $86,375 $93,070 $90,900
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Irvine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Irvine

In Irvine, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Irvine psychology professionals made $90,900 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for psychology professionals in Irvine was $72,130 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Irvine.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Irvine

10th percentile
$52,560
25th percentile
$65,830
50th percentile
$88,300
75th percentile
$108,600
90th percentile
$137,530

Psychology professionals in Irvine earn a median salary of $88,300 per year. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,560 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $137,530 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Irvine

Christian Counseling
$55,645
Counseling
$56,022
Clinical Psychology
$60,803
Sports Psychology
$90,900
School Psychology
$90,900
Forensic Psychology
$90,900
Psychology
$90,900
Sociology
$91,810

On average psychology professionals in Irvine earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Irvine.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Irvine

5

There are 5 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Irvine's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Irvine

associate
1
bachelor
5
master
3
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total12

There are a total of 12 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Irvine's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Irvine

associate
17
bachelor
901
master
88
doctor
16
Certificate
0
Total1,022

Approximately 1,022 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Irvine, California

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