School Psychology Schools
In Portland, Oregon

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

  • School Psychology Certificate
  • Masters degree in School Psychology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Oregon School Psychology Employment

Portland 830
Oregon 1,220

Of the 1,220 school psychology professionals employed in Oregon, 830 work in Portland. There has been a 15% growth in the number of school psychology professionals in Portland between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Portland has also increased.

Portland Vs. Oregon School Psychology employment growth

1,090 1,130 1,070 1,210 1,220
720 710 670 760 830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

School Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$72,640 $74,140 $71,290 $68,140 $71,830
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: School Psychology in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

Salaries for school psychology professionals in Portland have decreased. Portland school psychology professionals made $71,830 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for school psychology professionals in Portland was $72,640 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Portland.

Salary percentiles for School psychology professionals in Portland

10th percentile
$39,150
25th percentile
$52,830
50th percentile
$67,310
75th percentile
$84,450
90th percentile
$111,750

School psychology professionals in Portland earn a median salary of $67,310 per year. The difference in pay between the school psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 185%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $111,750 per year.

Average Salaries for School psychology professionals and related professions in Portland

Mental Health
$39,328
Social Work
$46,370
Special Education
$53,080
Clinical Psychology
$64,580
School Psychology
$71,830
Educational Leadership
$75,963
Speech Therapy
$76,450
Psychology
$78,010
Sociology
$85,800

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

Educational Trends

School Psychology schools in Portland

1

Many of Portland's school psychology professionals are graduates of the only accredited school psychology school in the city.

School Psychology Programs Offered In Portland

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Portland's school psychology schools offer 2 school psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed School Psychology Degrees In Portland

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
12
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total18

Approximately 18 students completed school psychology courses in 2010.

School Psychology Faculty Salaries in Portland, Oregon

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