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Psychology Schools
In Denver, Colorado

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 5 psychology schools in Denver. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Denver, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Psychology Employment

Denver 1,470
Colorado 2,710

Exactly 1,470 of Colorado's 2,710 psychology professionals work in Denver. The number of psychology professionals in Denver has grown by 41% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Denver has increased, overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Psychology employment growth

2,020 2,120 2,290 2,620 2,710
1,040 1,110 1,270 1,360 1,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$63,670 $70,330 $81,850 $86,565 $83,765
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

In Denver, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 Denver psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $83,765. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Denver made an average salary of $63,670 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Denver is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Denver

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90th percentile

Denver psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $84,680. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,295 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 199% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Denver

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Denver


There are 5 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Denver's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Denver


There are a total of 25 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Denver's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 959 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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