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Psychology Schools
In Palos Heights, Illinois

The city of Palos Heights has only one 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 Palos Heights, which includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois Psychology Employment

Palos Heights 3,130
Illinois 4,790

Of the 4,790 psychology professionals employed in Illinois, 3,130 work in Palos Heights. The number of psychology professionals in Palos Heights has shrunk by 7% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Palos Heights has decreased, overall employment in Palos Heights has increased.

Palos Heights Vs. Illinois Psychology employment growth

5,330 5,070 4,700 4,210 4,790
3,370 3,350 2,930 2,630 3,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palos Heights

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Palos Heights

$76,360 $77,470 $81,500 $83,045 $88,100
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Palos Heights
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Heights

As the number of psychology professionals in Palos Heights has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 Palos Heights psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $88,100. The average salary for psychology professionals in Palos Heights was $76,360 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Palos Heights is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Palos Heights

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Psychology professionals in Palos Heights earn a median salary of $78,255 per year. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,175 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $126,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Palos Heights

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Palos Heights


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Palos Heights


There is one degree and certificate program in psychology offered by Palos Heights' psychology school.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Palos Heights


Approximately 13 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Palos Heights, Illinois

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