Psychology Schools
In Jackson, Mississippi

There are 3 psychology schools in Jackson for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Jackson, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Psychology
  • PhD degree in Psychology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Psychology Employment

Jackson 210
Mississippi 900

Exactly 210 of Mississippi's 900 psychology professionals work in Jackson. There has been a 62% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Jackson between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Jackson has increased, overall employment in Jackson has also increased.

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Psychology employment growth

620 810 950 970 900
130 150 240 220 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Jackson

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Jackson

$63,910 $77,490 $69,510 $47,710 $48,220
$33,840 $34,990 $36,240 $36,600 $36,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Jackson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jackson

Salaries for psychology professionals in Jackson have decreased. Jackson psychology professionals made $48,220 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Jackson made an average salary of $63,910 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Jackson.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Jackson

10th percentile
$33,390
25th percentile
$38,160
50th percentile
$45,770
75th percentile
$57,980
90th percentile
$68,970

Psychology professionals in Jackson make a median yearly salary of $45,770. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,390 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Jackson

Counseling
$43,868
Clinical Psychology
$46,445
Sports Psychology
$48,220
School Psychology
$48,220
Forensic Psychology
$48,220
Psychology
$48,220
Christian Counseling
$49,380
Sociology
$62,110

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Jackson

3

Many of Jackson's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Jackson

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

Jackson's psychology schools offer 4 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Jackson

associate
0
bachelor
68
master
0
doctor
10
Certificate
0
Total78

Approximately 78 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Jackson, Mississippi

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