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Psychology Schools
In Merrillville, Indiana

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


Professional Trends

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Psychology Employment

Merrillville 160
Indiana 1,430

Of the 1,430 psychology professionals employed in Indiana, 160 work in Merrillville. There has been a 23% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Merrillville between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in Merrillville has increased, overall employment in Merrillville has also increased.

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Psychology employment growth

1,220 1,210 1,150 1,650 1,430
130 100 80 80 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Merrillville

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Merrillville

$56,420 $57,800 $60,440 $56,880 $78,730
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Merrillville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Merrillville

As the number of psychology professionals in Merrillville has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $78,730 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Merrillville. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Merrillville was $56,420 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Merrillville is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Merrillville

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Psychology professionals in Merrillville earn a median salary of $65,170 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 139%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,980 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,110 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Merrillville

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Merrillville


Many of Merrillville's psychology professionals are graduates of the only accredited psychology school in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Merrillville

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

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Merrillville

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Psychology Faculty Salaries in Merrillville, Indiana

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