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Psychology Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

The city of Louisville has 4 schools where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Louisville, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Psychology Employment

Louisville 330
Kentucky 1,280

Of the 1,280 psychology professionals employed in Kentucky, 330 work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Louisville, there has been a 18% growth in the number of psychology professionals. As the number of psychology professionals in Louisville has increased, overall employment in Louisville has also increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Psychology employment growth

1,090 1,070 1,060 1,140 1,280
280 210 230 290 330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$57,440 $59,060 $62,960 $73,600 $63,030
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

As the number of psychology professionals in Louisville has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,030 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Louisville. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Louisville made an average salary of $57,440 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Louisville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Louisville

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Psychology professionals make a median salary of $57,820 per year in Louisville. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 155%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,320 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,140 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Louisville

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Louisville


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Louisville


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

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Louisville


In 2010 approximately 265 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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