Psychology Schools
In Beckley, West Virginia

In Beckley, there is only one psychology school where psychology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology education in Beckley, which includes psychology training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Psychology
  • Bachelors degree in Psychology


Professional Trends

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Psychology Employment

Beckley 120
West Virginia 690

Of the 690 psychology professionals employed in West Virginia, 120 work in Beckley. There has been a 200% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Beckley between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in Beckley has increased, overall employment in Beckley has also increased.

Beckley Vs. West Virginia Psychology employment growth

530 400 560 620 690
40 50 70 No data 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Beckley

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Beckley

$50,140 $50,565 $47,730 No data $41,210
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Beckley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Beckley

Salaries for psychology professionals in Beckley have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $41,210 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Beckley. The average salary for psychology professionals in Beckley was $50,140 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Beckley.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Beckley

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Psychology professionals in Beckley earn a median salary of $36,920 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 183%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $22,930 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $64,920 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Beckley

Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Christian Counseling

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Beckley


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Beckley


Beckley's psychology schools offer 2 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Beckley


Approximately 7 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Beckley, West Virginia

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