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Psychology Schools
In Lexington, Virginia

The city of Lexington has 2 schools where psychology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology education in Lexington, which includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Virginia Psychology Employment

Lexington 80
Virginia 2,480

Exactly 80 of the 2,480 psychology professionals employed in Virginia, work in Lexington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lexington, there has been a 11% decline in the number of psychology professionals. Overall employment in Lexington has increased.

Lexington Vs. Virginia Psychology employment growth

2,340 2,480 2,430 2,170 2,480
90 100 90 No data 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$52,980 $58,180 $57,530 No data $65,420
$31,580 $32,660 $33,980 No data $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

As the number of psychology professionals in Lexington has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Lexington reportedly earned an average salary of $65,420 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Lexington was $52,980 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Lexington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Lexington

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Lexington psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,050. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,400 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $84,730 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Lexington

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Lexington


There are 2 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Lexington's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Lexington


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Lexington's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Lexington


In 2010 approximately 43 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Virginia

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