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Psychology Schools
In Akron, Ohio

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


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Psychology Employment

Akron 170
Ohio 3,580

Exactly 170 of the 3,580 psychology professionals employed in Ohio, work in Akron. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Akron has shrunk by 19%. Overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Psychology employment growth

3,450 3,380 3,160 3,320 3,580
210 190 200 170 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$67,320 $72,020 $72,010 $72,960 $70,790
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

Salaries for psychology professionals in Akron have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Akron reportedly earned an average salary of $70,790 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Akron made an average salary of $67,320 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Akron is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Akron

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

Psychology professionals make a median salary of $67,890 per year in Akron. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Akron

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

On average psychology professionals in Akron earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Akron.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Akron


There is only one accredited psychology school in the city. Many of Akron's psychology professionals are graduates of this school.

Psychology Programs Offered In Akron


Akron's psychology schools offer 6 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Akron


Approximately 133 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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