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Psychology Schools
In New York City, New York

The city of New York City has 14 schools 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 New York City, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New York City Vs. New York Psychology Employment

New York City 6,170
New York 10,980

Exactly 6,170 of the 10,980 psychology professionals employed in New York, work in New York City. Between 2006 and 2010, in New York City, there has been a 12% growth in the number of psychology professionals. As the number of psychology professionals in New York City has increased, overall employment in New York City has also increased.

New York City Vs. New York Psychology employment growth

10,260 10,650 11,170 11,190 10,980
5,500 5,970 6,190 6,440 6,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: New York City

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in New York City

$85,530 $90,387 $98,463 $100,540 $93,585
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in New York City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New York City

In New York City, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $93,585 per year was earned by psychology professionals in New York City. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in New York City was $85,530 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in New York City.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in New York City

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

Psychology professionals in New York City earn a median salary of $91,145 per year. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 153% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in New York City

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in New York City


There are 14 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of New York City's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In New York City


New York City's psychology schools offer 93 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In New York City


Approximately 3,424 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in New York City, New York

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