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Psychology Schools
In East Lansing, Michigan

In East Lansing, 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 East Lansing, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Psychology Employment

East Lansing 100
Michigan 3,020

Exactly 100 of the 3,020 psychology professionals employed in Michigan, work in East Lansing. Between 2006 and 2010, in East Lansing, there has been a 29% decline in the number of psychology professionals. As the employment for psychology professionals in East Lansing has decreased, overall employment in East Lansing has increased.

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Psychology employment growth

3,350 3,420 3,570 3,520 3,020
140 110 90 120 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: East Lansing

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in East Lansing

$52,860 $61,480 $63,160 $61,190 $56,460
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in East Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in East Lansing

Salaries for psychology professionals in East Lansing have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $56,460 per year was earned by psychology professionals in East Lansing. The average salary for psychology professionals in East Lansing was $52,860 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in East Lansing.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in East Lansing

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90th percentile

Psychology professionals in East Lansing earn a median salary of $56,090 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 111%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,910 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,040 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in East Lansing

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

East Lansing psychology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in East Lansing


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

Psychology Programs Offered In East Lansing


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by East Lansing's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In East Lansing


Approximately 425 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in East Lansing, Michigan

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