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Psychology Schools
In Chapel Hill, North Carolina

In Chapel Hill, 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 Chapel Hill, which includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Psychology Employment

Chapel Hill 170
North Carolina 2,850

Exactly 170 of the 2,850 psychology professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Chapel Hill. Between 2006 and 2010, in Chapel Hill, there has been a 15% decline in the number of psychology professionals. As the number of psychology professionals in Chapel Hill has decreased, overall employment in Chapel Hill has increased.

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Psychology employment growth

2,430 2,410 2,700 2,850 2,850
200 150 110 150 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Chapel Hill

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Chapel Hill

$69,915 $68,190 $73,845 $71,840 $68,020
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Chapel Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chapel Hill

In Chapel Hill, salaries for psychology professionals have decreased. In 2010 Chapel Hill psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $68,020. Psychology professionals in Chapel Hill made a yearly average salary of $69,915, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Chapel Hill.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Chapel Hill

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Psychology professionals in Chapel Hill make a median yearly salary of $62,300. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,000 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 152% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Chapel Hill

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Chapel Hill


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Chapel Hill


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Chapel Hill's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Chapel Hill


In 2010 approximately 403 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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