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Psychology Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

There is only one psychology school in Decatur for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Decatur, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Psychology Employment

Decatur 1,630
Georgia 3,030

Of the 3,030 psychology professionals employed in Georgia, 1,630 work in Decatur. Between 2006 and 2010, in Decatur, there has been a 22% growth in the number of psychology professionals. As the employment for psychology professionals in Decatur has increased, overall employment in Decatur has also increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia Psychology employment growth

2,390 2,330 2,600 2,370 3,030
1,340 1,300 1,670 1,510 1,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$64,630 $67,620 $69,535 $69,415 $70,940
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

As the number of psychology professionals in Decatur has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 Decatur psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $70,940. The average salary for psychology professionals in Decatur was $64,630 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Decatur is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Decatur

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Psychology professionals make a median salary of $69,360 per year in Decatur. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,255 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 194% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Decatur

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Decatur


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Decatur


There is one degree and certificate program in psychology offered by Decatur's psychology school.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Decatur


Approximately 19 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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