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Psychology Schools
In Aiken, South Carolina

Psychology faculty can choose to work at only one psychology school in Aiken. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Aiken, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Aiken Vs. South Carolina Psychology Employment

Aiken 120
South Carolina 1,020

Of the 1,020 psychology professionals employed in South Carolina, 120 work in Aiken. There has been a 45% decline in the number of psychology professionals in Aiken between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Aiken has increased.

Aiken Vs. South Carolina Psychology employment growth

880 780 1,000 980 1,020
220 150 150 70 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Aiken

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Aiken

$62,160 $68,295 $69,160 $75,910 $78,755
$34,670 $35,980 $37,690 $38,890 $40,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Aiken
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aiken

As the number of psychology professionals in Aiken has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Aiken psychology professionals made $78,755 per year, on average, in 2010. Psychology professionals in Aiken made a yearly average salary of $62,160, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Aiken is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Aiken

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Psychology professionals in Aiken earn a median salary of $78,125 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 150%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,540 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $111,340 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Aiken

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Psychology professional salaries in Aiken are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Aiken


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Aiken


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Aiken's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Aiken


In 2010 approximately 40 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Aiken, South Carolina

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