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Psychology Schools
In Mission Viejo, California

In Mission Viejo, there is only one psychology school where psychology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Mission Viejo, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Mission Viejo Vs. California Psychology Employment

Mission Viejo 1,110
California 16,750

Exactly 1,110 of California's 16,750 psychology professionals work in Mission Viejo. The number of psychology professionals in Mission Viejo has grown by 22% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Mission Viejo has decreased.

Mission Viejo Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
910 990 1,080 900 1,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Mission Viejo

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Mission Viejo

$72,130 $83,585 $86,375 $93,070 $90,900
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Mission Viejo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mission Viejo

As the number of psychology professionals in Mission Viejo has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Mission Viejo reportedly earned an average salary of $90,900 per year. The average salary for psychology professionals in Mission Viejo was $72,130 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Mission Viejo.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Mission Viejo

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Psychology professionals make a median salary of $88,300 per year in Mission Viejo. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,560 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $137,530 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Mission Viejo

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Mission Viejo


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Mission Viejo


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

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Mission Viejo


In 2010 approximately 97 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Mission Viejo, California

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