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Psychology Schools
In Newark, New Jersey

In Newark, there is only one psychology 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 Newark, which includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Newark Vs. New Jersey Psychology Employment

Newark 890
New Jersey 3,270

Exactly 890 of New Jersey's 3,270 psychology professionals work in Newark. The number of psychology professionals in Newark has shrunk by 48% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Newark has decreased, overall employment in Newark has increased.

Newark Vs. New Jersey Psychology employment growth

4,220 4,220 3,340 3,540 3,270
1,710 1,680 900 990 890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newark

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Newark

$118,850 No data $85,250 $87,850 $88,030
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Newark
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newark

In Newark, salaries for psychology professionals have decreased. Newark psychology professionals made $88,030 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Newark made an average salary of $118,850 per year. The decline in the salary of psychology professionals in Newark is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Newark

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

Psychology professionals make a median salary of $90,975 per year in Newark. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 210%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,730 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $119,940 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Newark

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Newark


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Newark


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Newark's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Newark


Approximately 120 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Newark, New Jersey

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