Psychology Schools
In El Cajon, California

In El Cajon, there are 2 psychology schools where psychology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology education in El Cajon, which includes psychology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Psychology
  • Masters degree in Psychology
  • PhD degree in Psychology


Professional Trends

El Cajon Vs. California Psychology Employment

El Cajon 1,590
California 16,750

Exactly 1,590 of the 16,750 psychology professionals employed in California, work in El Cajon. Between 2006 and 2010, in El Cajon, there has been a 47% growth in the number of psychology professionals. Overall employment in El Cajon has also increased.

El Cajon Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
1,080 1,310 1,790 1,870 1,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: El Cajon

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in El Cajon

$67,455 $72,265 $85,585 $89,300 $89,715
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in El Cajon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in El Cajon

As the number of psychology professionals in El Cajon has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in El Cajon reportedly earned an average salary of $89,715 per year. The average salary for psychology professionals in El Cajon was $67,455 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in El Cajon is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in El Cajon

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Psychology professionals make a median salary of $89,375 per year in El Cajon. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 219%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,620 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $126,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in El Cajon

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in El Cajon


Many of El Cajon's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In El Cajon


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by El Cajon's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In El Cajon


Approximately 18 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in El Cajon, California

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