Psychology Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

The city of Kansas City has 4 schools where psychology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Kansas City, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Psychology Employment

Kansas City 680
Missouri 1,700

Exactly 680 of the 1,700 psychology professionals employed in Missouri, work in Kansas City. There has been a 20% decline in the number of psychology professionals in Kansas City between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Kansas City has increased.

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Psychology employment growth

1,460 1,340 1,400 1,500 1,700
850 710 810 640 680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$58,440 $63,390 $65,185 $70,605 $74,470
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

In Kansas City, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $74,470 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Kansas City. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Kansas City made an average salary of $58,440 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Kansas City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Kansas City

10th percentile
$47,455
25th percentile
$60,145
50th percentile
$74,410
75th percentile
$88,705
90th percentile
$100,505

Psychology professionals in Kansas City earn a median salary of $74,410 per year. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,455 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 112% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Counseling
$47,315
Sociology
$53,990
Clinical Psychology
$57,755
Christian Counseling
$59,415
School Psychology
$63,790
Sports Psychology
$63,790
Forensic Psychology
$74,470
Psychology
$74,470

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Kansas City

4

Many of Kansas City's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
4
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total10

Kansas City's psychology schools offer 10 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
149
master
71
doctor
8
Certificate
4
Total232

Approximately 232 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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