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Mental Health Schools
In Lake Worth, Florida

There is only one mental health school in Lake Worth for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in mental health in the city of Lake Worth, which encompasses mental health training at the mental health associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Lake Worth Vs. Florida Mental Health Employment

Lake Worth 1,530
Florida 22,800

Exactly 1,530 of the 22,800 mental health professionals employed in Florida, work in Lake Worth. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lake Worth, there has been a 24% growth in the number of mental health professionals. As the employment for mental health professionals in Lake Worth has increased, overall employment in Lake Worth has also increased.

Lake Worth Vs. Florida Mental Health employment growth

22,200 20,410 18,930 23,490 22,800
1,230 1,390 1,750 1,700 1,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Lake Worth

Mental Health VS. All professions salaries in Lake Worth

$30,650 $31,516 $33,310 $32,575 $34,638
$38,480 $39,980 $41,290 $42,380 $42,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Mental Health in Lake Worth
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lake Worth

In Lake Worth, salaries for mental health professionals have increased. Lake Worth mental health professionals made $34,638 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for mental health professionals in Lake Worth was $30,650 per year. The growth in the salary of mental health professionals in Lake Worth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Mental health professionals in Lake Worth

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Lake Worth mental health professionals earn a median yearly salary of $33,178. The 10% of mental health professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,852 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 111% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Mental health professionals and related professions in Lake Worth

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

Mental health professional salaries in Lake Worth are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Mental Health schools in Lake Worth


There is only one accredited mental health school in the city. Many of Lake Worth's mental health professionals are graduates of this school.

Mental Health Programs Offered In Lake Worth


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

Student Completed Mental Health Degrees In Lake Worth


In 2010 approximately 15 students completed mental health courses.

Mental Health Faculty Salaries in Lake Worth, Florida

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