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Psychology Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 3 psychology schools in Detroit. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Detroit, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Psychology Employment

Detroit 600
Michigan 3,020

Of the 3,020 psychology professionals employed in Michigan, 600 work in Detroit. There has been a 43% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Detroit between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Detroit has increased, overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Psychology employment growth

3,350 3,420 3,570 3,520 3,020
420 630 830 750 600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$61,670 $60,770 $74,910 $78,225 $75,065
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

Salaries for psychology professionals in Detroit have increased. In 2010 Detroit psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $75,065. The average salary for psychology professionals in Detroit was $61,670 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Detroit is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Psychology professionals make a median salary of $75,360 per year in Detroit. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,610 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,690 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Detroit

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Detroit


Many of Detroit's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Detroit


There are a total of 15 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Detroit's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Detroit


In 2010 approximately 363 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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