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Psychology Schools
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 7 psychology schools in Milwaukee. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Milwaukee, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Psychology Employment

Milwaukee 770
Wisconsin 2,350

Of the 2,350 psychology professionals employed in Wisconsin, 770 work in Milwaukee. The number of psychology professionals in Milwaukee has grown by 31% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Milwaukee has increased, overall employment in Milwaukee has also increased.

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Psychology employment growth

2,270 2,110 2,220 2,290 2,350
590 480 540 560 770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Milwaukee

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Milwaukee

$74,800 $71,170 $67,645 $68,305 $68,325
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Milwaukee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Milwaukee

In Milwaukee, salaries for psychology professionals have decreased. In 2010 Milwaukee psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $68,325. The average salary for psychology professionals in Milwaukee was $74,800 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Milwaukee.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Milwaukee

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90th percentile

Psychology professionals in Milwaukee make a median yearly salary of $66,660. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 196%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,490 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $102,250 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Milwaukee

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Milwaukee psychology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Milwaukee


Many of Milwaukee's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 7 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Milwaukee


Milwaukee's psychology schools offer 19 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Milwaukee


In 2010 approximately 494 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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