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Psychology Schools
In Elkins, West Virginia

In Elkins, there is only one psychology school where psychology faculty can find employment. The trends in Elkins' psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Elkins Vs. West Virginia Psychology Employment

Elkins 150
West Virginia 690

Exactly 150 of West Virginia's 690 psychology professionals work in Elkins. The number of psychology professionals in Elkins has grown by 67% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Elkins has increased, overall employment in Elkins has also increased.

Elkins Vs. West Virginia Psychology employment growth

530 400 560 620 690
90 80 110 No data 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Elkins

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Elkins

$44,520 $48,120 $49,040 No data $55,110
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Elkins
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elkins

Salaries for psychology professionals in Elkins have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Elkins reportedly earned an average salary of $55,110 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Elkins was $44,520 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Elkins.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Elkins

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Psychology professionals in Elkins make a median yearly salary of $49,790. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 188%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,200 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $89,810 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Elkins

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Elkins


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Elkins


There is one degree and certificate program in psychology offered by Elkins' psychology school.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Elkins


In 2010 approximately 4 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Elkins, West Virginia

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