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Mental Health Schools
In Alameda, California

In Alameda, there is only one mental health school where mental health faculty can find employment. The trends in Alameda's mental health academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes mental health training at the mental health masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Alameda Vs. California Mental Health Employment

Alameda 3,090
California 39,130

Exactly 3,090 of California's 39,130 mental health professionals work in Alameda. Between 2006 and 2010, in Alameda, there has been a 40% growth in the number of mental health professionals. Overall employment in Alameda has also increased.

Alameda Vs. California Mental Health employment growth

42,920 32,830 32,530 42,330 39,130
2,210 2,290 2,430 2,900 3,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Alameda

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Alameda

$39,826 $38,500 $41,720 $44,578 $43,474
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Alameda
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Alameda

Salaries for mental health professionals in Alameda have increased. In 2010 Alameda mental health professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,474. Mental health professionals in Alameda made a yearly average salary of $39,826, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Alameda.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Alameda

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

Mental health professionals make a median salary of $40,714 per year in Alameda. The difference in pay between the mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 138%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,410 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $65,272 per year.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Alameda

Mental Health
Social Work
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average mental health professionals in Alameda earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Alameda.

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Alameda


Many of Alameda's mental health professionals are graduates of the only accredited mental health school in the city.

Mental Health Programs Offered In Alameda


There is one degree and certificate program in mental health offered by Alameda's mental health school.

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Alameda


In 2010 approximately 107 students completed mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Alameda, California

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