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Psychology Schools
In Newport News, Virginia

Psychology faculty can choose to work at only one psychology school in Newport News. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Newport News, which encompasses psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Newport News Vs. Virginia Psychology Employment

Newport News 480
Virginia 2,480

Exactly 480 of the 2,480 psychology professionals employed in Virginia, work in Newport News. Between 2006 and 2010, in Newport News, there has been a 11% decline in the number of psychology professionals. As the employment for psychology professionals in Newport News has decreased, overall employment in Newport News has increased.

Newport News Vs. Virginia Psychology employment growth

2,340 2,480 2,430 2,170 2,480
540 520 420 470 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Newport News

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Newport News

$72,935 $67,630 $62,270 $73,755 $75,555
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Newport News
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newport News

Salaries for psychology professionals in Newport News have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Newport News reportedly earned an average salary of $75,555 per year. The average salary for psychology professionals in Newport News was $72,935 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Newport News is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Newport News

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Psychology professionals make a median salary of $77,265 per year in Newport News. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,625 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 161% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Newport News

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Newport News


There is only one accredited psychology school in the city. Many of Newport News' psychology professionals are graduates of this school.

Psychology Programs Offered In Newport News


Newport News' psychology school offers one psychology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Newport News


Approximately 106 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Newport News, Virginia

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