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Psychology Schools
In Lincoln, Illinois

In Lincoln, there is only one psychology school where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Lincoln, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Illinois Psychology Employment

Lincoln 130
Illinois 4,790

Of the 4,790 psychology professionals employed in Illinois, 130 work in Lincoln. There has been a 35% decline in the number of psychology professionals in Lincoln between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Lincoln has decreased, overall employment in Lincoln has increased.

Lincoln Vs. Illinois Psychology employment growth

5,330 5,070 4,700 4,210 4,790
200 110 110 No data 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$50,970 $55,180 $49,680 No data $50,410
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

In Lincoln, salaries for psychology professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,410 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Lincoln. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Lincoln was $50,970 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Lincoln.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Lincoln

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Lincoln psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $46,120. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,350 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Lincoln

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Lincoln


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Lincoln


There is one degree and certificate program in psychology offered by Lincoln's psychology school.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Lincoln


In 2010 approximately 9 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Illinois

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