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Psychology Schools
In Arlington, Virginia

The city of Arlington has 3 schools where psychology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Arlington, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Arlington Vs. Virginia Psychology Employment

Arlington 2,250
Virginia 2,480

Exactly 2,250 of Virginia's 2,480 psychology professionals work in Arlington. The number of psychology professionals in Arlington has grown by 17% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in Arlington has increased, overall employment in Arlington has also increased.

Arlington Vs. Virginia Psychology employment growth

2,340 2,480 2,430 2,170 2,480
1,920 1,920 2,040 1,990 2,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Arlington

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Arlington

$78,990 $86,713 $84,300 $87,915 $88,510
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Arlington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Arlington

Salaries for psychology professionals in Arlington have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Arlington reportedly earned an average salary of $88,510 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Arlington was $78,990 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Arlington.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Arlington

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Psychology professionals in Arlington make a median yearly salary of $86,380. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,045 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 150% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Arlington

Organizational Psychology
Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average psychology professional salaries in Arlington are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Arlington


Many of Arlington's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Arlington


Arlington's psychology schools offer 13 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Arlington


Approximately 226 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Arlington, Virginia

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