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Psychology Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 9 psychology schools in Phoenix. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of psychology and psychology education in Phoenix, which includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Psychology Employment

Phoenix 1,200
Arizona 1,760

Exactly 1,200 of Arizona's 1,760 psychology professionals work in Phoenix. Between 2006 and 2010, in Phoenix, there has been a 12% decline in the number of psychology professionals. As the employment for psychology professionals in Phoenix has decreased, overall employment in Phoenix has increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Psychology employment growth

1,970 1,870 1,570 1,570 1,760
1,370 1,300 1,020 1,050 1,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$101,450 $52,460 $60,720 $88,165 $85,035
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

Salaries for psychology professionals in Phoenix have decreased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Phoenix reportedly earned an average salary of $85,035 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Phoenix made an average salary of $101,450 per year. The decline in the salary of psychology professionals in Phoenix is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Phoenix

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

Phoenix psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $79,585. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,225 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 167% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Phoenix

Christian Counseling
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Phoenix


Many of Phoenix's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 9 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Phoenix


Phoenix's psychology schools offer 27 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Phoenix


In 2010 approximately 426 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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