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Psychology Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

There is only one psychology school in Fort Lauderdale for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology education in Fort Lauderdale, which includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Psychology Employment

Fort Lauderdale 100
Florida 3,560

Exactly 100 of Florida's 3,560 psychology professionals work in Fort Lauderdale. The number of psychology professionals in Fort Lauderdale has shrunk by 74% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Psychology employment growth

5,010 4,470 4,330 4,410 3,560
390 340 270 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$82,660 $84,510 $80,050 $49,570 $55,250
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

As the number of psychology professionals in Fort Lauderdale has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,250 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Fort Lauderdale. The average salary for psychology professionals in Fort Lauderdale was $82,660 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Lauderdale.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Fort Lauderdale

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Psychology professionals in Fort Lauderdale earn a median salary of $58,680 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 151%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,380 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,600 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Fort Lauderdale


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale


Fort Lauderdale's psychology schools offer 8 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Fort Lauderdale


Approximately 660 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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