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Psychology Schools
In Lincoln, Nebraska

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 4 psychology schools in Lincoln. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Lincoln, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Psychology Employment

Lincoln 110
Nebraska 670

Exactly 110 of the 670 psychology professionals employed in Nebraska, work in Lincoln. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Lincoln has shrunk by 8%. As the number of psychology professionals in Lincoln has decreased, overall employment in Lincoln has also decreased.

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Psychology employment growth

490 490 560 530 670
120 110 110 110 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$49,360 $53,490 $57,750 $58,750 $71,970
$35,110 $35,970 $37,060 $37,730 $39,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

As the number of psychology professionals in Lincoln has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Lincoln psychology professionals made $71,970 per year, on average, in 2010. Psychology professionals in Lincoln made a yearly average salary of $49,360, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Lincoln is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Lincoln

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Lincoln psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $72,220. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,240 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $104,720 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Lincoln

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Lincoln


There are 4 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Lincoln's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Lincoln


Lincoln's psychology schools offer 9 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Lincoln


Approximately 304 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Nebraska

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