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Psychology Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

The city of Harrisburg has only one school where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Harrisburg, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the psychology associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Psychology Employment

Harrisburg 310
Pennsylvania 5,360

Exactly 310 of the 5,360 psychology professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Harrisburg, there has been a 138% growth in the number of psychology professionals. As the number of psychology professionals in Harrisburg has increased, overall employment in Harrisburg has also increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Psychology employment growth

4,320 4,560 4,710 4,820 5,360
130 160 230 240 310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$57,950 $67,950 $67,740 $68,610 $66,940
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

In Harrisburg, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Harrisburg psychology professionals made $66,940 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for psychology professionals in Harrisburg was $57,950 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Harrisburg.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Harrisburg

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Psychology professionals in Harrisburg make a median yearly salary of $62,510. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 128%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,070 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,940 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Harrisburg


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Harrisburg


Harrisburg's psychology school offers one psychology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Harrisburg


In 2010 approximately 22 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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