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Psychology Schools
In Decatur, Mississippi

In Decatur, 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 Decatur, which includes psychology training at the psychology associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Psychology Employment

Decatur 50
Mississippi 900

Exactly 50 of Mississippi's 900 psychology professionals work in Decatur. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Decatur has shrunk by 69%. Overall employment in Decatur has also decreased.

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Psychology employment growth

620 810 950 970 900
160 No data 60 No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$41,910 $51,010 $53,620 No data $48,690
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
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 shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Decatur psychology professionals made $48,690 per year, on average, in 2010. Psychology professionals in Decatur made a yearly average salary of $41,910, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Decatur is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Decatur

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Psychology professionals in Decatur earn a median salary of $50,930 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 144%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,710 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Decatur

Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Christian Counseling

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


Decatur's psychology school offers one psychology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Decatur


Approximately 5 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Mississippi

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