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Clinical Psychology Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

There are 4 clinical psychology schools in Boston for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of clinical psychology and clinical psychology education in Boston, which includes clinical psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Clinical Psychology Employment

Boston 4,250
Massachusetts 9,720

Of the 9,720 clinical psychology professionals employed in Massachusetts, 4,250 work in Boston. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of clinical psychology professionals in Boston has shrunk by 10%. As the employment for clinical psychology professionals in Boston has decreased, overall employment in Boston has increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Clinical Psychology employment growth

9,350 10,260 11,040 10,210 9,720
4,720 4,640 4,360 4,270 4,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Clinical Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$50,775 $56,580 $59,403 $60,545 $60,925
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Clinical Psychology in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

As the number of clinical psychology professionals in Boston has shrunk, salaries for clinical psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 Boston clinical psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,925. The average salary for clinical psychology professionals in Boston was $50,775 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Boston.

Salary percentiles for Clinical psychology professionals in Boston

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Clinical psychology professionals in Boston make a median yearly salary of $62,552. The 10% of clinical psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,282 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 184% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Clinical psychology professionals and related professions in Boston

Mental Health
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Organizational Psychology

On average clinical psychology professional salaries in Boston are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Clinical Psychology schools in Boston


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

Clinical Psychology Programs Offered In Boston


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in clinical psychology offered by Boston's clinical psychology schools.

Student Completed Clinical Psychology Degrees In Boston


Approximately 116 students completed clinical psychology courses in 2010.

Clinical Psychology Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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