School Psychology Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

The city of Boston has 4 schools where school psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the school psychology academic community in Boston, and the future trends. Academia in school psychology includes school psychology training at the following levels:

  • School Psychology Certificate
  • Masters degree in School Psychology
  • PhD degree in School Psychology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts School Psychology Employment

Boston 1,950
Massachusetts 4,180

Of the 4,180 school psychology professionals employed in Massachusetts, 1,950 work in Boston. There has been a 2% decline in the number of school psychology professionals in Boston between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of school psychology professionals in Boston has decreased, overall employment in Boston has increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts School Psychology employment growth

4,290 4,060 4,350 4,350 4,180
2,000 1,670 1,970 2,100 1,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

School Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$58,450 $68,910 $71,570 $71,000 $72,780
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: School Psychology in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

Salaries for school psychology professionals in Boston have increased. Boston school psychology professionals made $72,780 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for school psychology professionals in Boston was $58,450 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of school psychology professionals in Boston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for School psychology professionals in Boston

10th percentile
$39,530
25th percentile
$52,670
50th percentile
$71,340
75th percentile
$90,890
90th percentile
$106,730

Boston school psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $71,340. The 10% of school psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,530 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $106,730 per year.

Average Salaries for School psychology professionals and related professions in Boston

Mental Health
$41,308
Social Work
$50,480
Special Education
$58,090
Clinical Psychology
$60,925
Sociology
$70,050
School Psychology
$72,780
Speech Therapy
$72,900
Psychology
$80,153
Organizational Psychology
$89,020
Educational Leadership
$89,198

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

Educational Trends

School Psychology schools in Boston

4

There are 4 accredited school psychology schools in the city. Many of Boston's school psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

School Psychology Programs Offered In Boston

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
4
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total8

There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in school psychology offered by Boston's school psychology schools.

Student Completed School Psychology Degrees In Boston

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
150
doctor
1
Certificate
60
Total211

In 2010 approximately 211 students graduated from school psychology courses.

School Psychology Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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