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Psychology Schools
In Northampton, Massachusetts

The city of Northampton has only one school where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Northampton, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Northampton Vs. Massachusetts Psychology Employment

Northampton 680
Massachusetts 4,770

Of the 4,770 psychology professionals employed in Massachusetts, 680 work in Northampton. There has been a 28% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Northampton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Northampton has increased, overall employment in Northampton has also increased.

Northampton Vs. Massachusetts Psychology employment growth

4,590 4,460 4,760 4,980 4,770
530 560 710 690 680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Northampton

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Northampton

$59,650 $58,945 $72,365 $82,690 $85,870
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Northampton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Northampton

In Northampton, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Northampton reportedly earned an average salary of $85,870 per year. The average salary for psychology professionals in Northampton was $59,650 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Northampton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Northampton

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Psychology professionals in Northampton earn a median salary of $85,675 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 213%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $131,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Northampton

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

Northampton psychology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Northampton


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Northampton


Northampton's psychology school offers one psychology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Northampton


In 2010 approximately 62 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Northampton, Massachusetts

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