Psychology Schools
In Springfield, Massachusetts

In Springfield, there are 3 psychology schools where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Springfield, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Psychology Employment

Springfield 680
Massachusetts 4,770

Exactly 680 of the 4,770 psychology professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Springfield has grown by 28%. As the number of psychology professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Psychology employment growth

4,590 4,460 4,760 4,980 4,770
530 560 710 690 680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$59,650 $58,945 $72,365 $82,690 $85,870
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of psychology professionals in Springfield has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Springfield reportedly earned an average salary of $85,870 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Springfield made an average salary of $59,650 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Springfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$42,090
25th percentile
$56,560
50th percentile
$85,675
75th percentile
$106,085
90th percentile
$131,550

Psychology professionals in Springfield make a median yearly salary of $85,675. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 213%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $131,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Springfield

Counseling
$54,256
Christian Counseling
$55,643
Clinical Psychology
$65,743
Sociology
$67,830
Forensic Psychology
$85,870
Psychology
$85,870
Sports Psychology
$90,440
School Psychology
$90,440

Springfield psychology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Springfield

3

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

Psychology Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
4
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total10

There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Springfield's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
116
master
99
doctor
19
Certificate
2
Total236

In 2010 approximately 236 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Massachusetts

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