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Psychology Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 3 psychology schools in Norfolk. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Norfolk, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Psychology Employment

Norfolk 480
Virginia 2,480

Exactly 480 of Virginia's 2,480 psychology professionals work in Norfolk. There has been a 11% decline in the number of psychology professionals in Norfolk between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Norfolk has increased.

Norfolk 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: Norfolk

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$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 Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

In Norfolk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Norfolk reportedly earned an average salary of $75,555 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Norfolk was $72,935 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Norfolk.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Norfolk

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

Norfolk psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,265. 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 $100,885 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Norfolk

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average psychology professional salaries in Norfolk are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Norfolk


Many of Norfolk's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Norfolk


There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Norfolk's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Norfolk


In 2010 approximately 303 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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