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Psychology Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

In Jersey City, there are 2 psychology schools 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 Jersey City, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Psychology Employment

Jersey City 6,170
New Jersey 3,270

Exactly 6,170 of the 3,270 psychology professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Jersey City. The number of psychology professionals in Jersey City has grown by 12% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Jersey City has increased, overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Psychology employment growth

4,220 4,220 3,340 3,540 3,270
5,500 5,970 6,190 6,440 6,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$85,530 $90,387 $98,463 $100,540 $93,585
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

In Jersey City, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $93,585 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Jersey City. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Jersey City was $85,530 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Jersey City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Jersey City

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Psychology professionals in Jersey City earn a median salary of $91,145 per year. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $123,610 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average psychology professionals in Jersey City earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Jersey City.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Jersey City


Many of Jersey City's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Jersey City


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Jersey City's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Jersey City


In 2010 approximately 143 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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