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Psychology Schools
In Dekalb, Illinois

In Dekalb, there is only one psychology school where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Dekalb, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Psychology Employment

Dekalb 3,130
Illinois 4,790

Exactly 3,130 of the 4,790 psychology professionals employed in Illinois, work in Dekalb. There has been a 7% decline in the number of psychology professionals in Dekalb between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in Dekalb has decreased, overall employment in Dekalb has increased.

Dekalb Vs. Illinois Psychology employment growth

5,330 5,070 4,700 4,210 4,790
3,370 3,350 2,930 2,630 3,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Dekalb

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Dekalb

$76,360 $77,470 $81,500 $83,045 $88,100
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Dekalb
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dekalb

In Dekalb, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $88,100 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Dekalb. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Dekalb made an average salary of $76,360 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Dekalb is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Dekalb

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Psychology professionals in Dekalb make a median yearly salary of $78,255. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,175 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 199% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Dekalb

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Psychology professional salaries in Dekalb are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Dekalb


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Dekalb


Dekalb's psychology schools offer 5 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Dekalb


Approximately 273 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Dekalb, Illinois

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