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Psychology Schools
In Downers Grove, Illinois

There is only one psychology school in Downers Grove for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Downers Grove, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Downers Grove Vs. Illinois Psychology Employment

Downers Grove 3,130
Illinois 4,790

Exactly 3,130 of Illinois' 4,790 psychology professionals work in Downers Grove. Between 2006 and 2010, in Downers Grove, there has been a 7% decline in the number of psychology professionals. As the number of psychology professionals in Downers Grove has decreased, overall employment in Downers Grove has increased.

Downers Grove 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: Downers Grove

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Downers Grove

$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 Downers Grove
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Downers Grove

In Downers Grove, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Downers Grove psychology professionals made $88,100 per year, on average, in 2010. Psychology professionals in Downers Grove made a yearly average salary of $76,360, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Downers Grove.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Downers Grove

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Psychology professionals in Downers Grove earn a median salary of $78,255 per year. 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 $126,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Downers Grove

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average psychology professional salaries in Downers Grove are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Downers Grove


There is only one accredited psychology school in the city. Many of Downers Grove's psychology professionals are graduates of this school.

Psychology Programs Offered In Downers Grove


Downers Grove's psychology schools offer 2 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Downers Grove


Approximately 25 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Downers Grove, Illinois

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