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Psychology Schools
In Portland, Maine

The city of Portland 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 Portland, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Maine Psychology Employment

Portland 110
Maine 420

Exactly 110 of Maine's 420 psychology professionals work in Portland. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Portland has shrunk by 42%. Overall employment in Portland has increased.

Portland Vs. Maine Psychology employment growth

450 410 480 440 420
190 140 130 110 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$62,110 $84,060 $85,260 $75,410 $76,230
$38,320 $39,800 $40,830 $41,620 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

As the number of psychology professionals in Portland has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 Portland psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $76,230. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Portland made an average salary of $62,110 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Portland.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Portland

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Psychology professionals in Portland make a median yearly salary of $68,890. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,440 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 208% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Portland

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Portland


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Portland


Portland's psychology schools offer 4 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Portland


Approximately 91 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Portland, Maine

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