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Psychology Schools
In Fairmont, West Virginia

In Fairmont, there is only one psychology school where psychology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Fairmont, which encompasses psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Fairmont Vs. West Virginia Psychology Employment

Fairmont 150
West Virginia 690

Exactly 150 of West Virginia's 690 psychology professionals work in Fairmont. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Fairmont has grown by 67%. Overall employment in Fairmont has also increased.

Fairmont 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: Fairmont

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Fairmont

$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 Fairmont
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairmont

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

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Fairmont

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Psychology professionals in Fairmont 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 Fairmont

Clinical Psychology
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Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Fairmont


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Fairmont


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

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Fairmont


Approximately 36 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Fairmont, West Virginia

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