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Psychology Schools
In Lancaster, Pennsylvania

There is only one psychology school in Lancaster for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Lancaster, which encompasses psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Psychology Employment

Lancaster 250
Pennsylvania 5,360

Of the 5,360 psychology professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 250 work in Lancaster. There has been a 92% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Lancaster between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lancaster has also increased.

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Psychology employment growth

4,320 4,560 4,710 4,820 5,360
130 210 280 320 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$54,250 $58,000 $65,210 $67,290 $68,620
$34,710 $36,150 $37,100 $38,460 $39,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

In Lancaster, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Lancaster reportedly earned an average salary of $68,620 per year. Psychology professionals in Lancaster made a yearly average salary of $54,250, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lancaster.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Lancaster

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Psychology professionals in Lancaster earn a median salary of $63,310 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,680 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,890 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Lancaster


There is only one accredited psychology school in the city. Many of Lancaster's psychology professionals are graduates of this school.

Psychology Programs Offered In Lancaster


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

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Lancaster


In 2010 approximately 25 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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