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Psychology Schools
In Fullerton, California

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 3 psychology schools in Fullerton. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Fullerton, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fullerton Vs. California Psychology Employment

Fullerton 1,110
California 16,750

Exactly 1,110 of California's 16,750 psychology professionals work in Fullerton. There has been a 22% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Fullerton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in Fullerton has increased, overall employment in Fullerton has decreased.

Fullerton Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
910 990 1,080 900 1,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fullerton

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Fullerton

$72,130 $83,585 $86,375 $93,070 $90,900
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Fullerton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fullerton

As the number of psychology professionals in Fullerton has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. Fullerton psychology professionals made $90,900 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for psychology professionals in Fullerton was $72,130 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fullerton.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Fullerton

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Psychology professionals make a median salary of $88,300 per year in Fullerton. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 162%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $52,560 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $137,530 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Fullerton

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Fullerton


Many of Fullerton's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Fullerton


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Fullerton's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Fullerton


Approximately 480 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Fullerton, California

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