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Psychology Schools
In Pleasant Hill, California

There are 2 psychology schools in Pleasant Hill for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Pleasant Hill, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Pleasant Hill Vs. California Psychology Employment

Pleasant Hill 1,780
California 16,750

Exactly 1,780 of the 16,750 psychology professionals employed in California, work in Pleasant Hill. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pleasant Hill, there has been a 63% growth in the number of psychology professionals. As the number of psychology professionals in Pleasant Hill has increased, overall employment in Pleasant Hill has also increased.

Pleasant Hill Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
1,090 1,220 1,440 1,340 1,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pleasant Hill

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Pleasant Hill

$72,480 $74,740 $92,310 $90,775 $88,200
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Pleasant Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pleasant Hill

As the number of psychology professionals in Pleasant Hill has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 Pleasant Hill psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $88,200. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Pleasant Hill was $72,480 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Pleasant Hill.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Pleasant Hill

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Psychology professionals in Pleasant Hill make a median yearly salary of $91,925. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,370 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 216% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Pleasant Hill

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Pleasant Hill


Many of Pleasant Hill's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Pleasant Hill


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

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Pleasant Hill


In 2010 approximately 127 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Pleasant Hill, California

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