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Forensic Psychology Schools In Washington DC

Forensic Psychology classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited forensic psychology school in Washington DC. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic psychology in the state of Washington DC, which encompasses forensic psychology training at the forensic psychology masters degree level.


  1. The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Washington DC

    901 15th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20005

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Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Forensic Psychology Employment

Washington DC 480
National 111,390

Of all of the forensic psychology professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Washington DC.

Employment Growth for Forensic psychology professionals In Washington DC

670 680 620 700 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington DC, forensic psychology is a shrinking field. In Washington DC, 190 less forensic psychology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 28% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the change in the number of forensic psychology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of forensic psychology professionals has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Forensic Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$61,390 $63,950 $66,550 $81,640 $73,580
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of forensic psychology professionals is declining, the salaries paid to forensic psychology professionals are increasing in Washington DC. Forensic psychology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $61,390 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $73,580 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Forensic psychology professionals in Washington DC

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This represents a 17% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Washington DC, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of forensic psychology. The pay differential between the highest paid forensic psychology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 154%

Average Salaries for Forensic psychology professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Clinical Psychology
Criminal Justice
Forensic Psychology

In Washington DC, forensic psychology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC


Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a master's degree in forensic psychology.

Forensic Psychology Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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