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Psychology Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

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


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Psychology Employment

Poughkeepsie 440
New York 10,980

Exactly 440 of New York's 10,980 psychology professionals work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Poughkeepsie, there has been a 29% growth in the number of psychology professionals. Overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Psychology employment growth

10,260 10,650 11,170 11,190 10,980
340 340 450 450 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$66,150 $72,430 $77,560 $76,530 $77,590
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

In Poughkeepsie, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $77,590 per year. Psychology professionals in Poughkeepsie made a yearly average salary of $66,150, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Psychology professionals in Poughkeepsie earn a median salary of $73,520 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 103%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,420 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $104,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

On average psychology professionals in Poughkeepsie earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Poughkeepsie.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Poughkeepsie


There are 2 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Poughkeepsie's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Poughkeepsie's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Poughkeepsie


Approximately 185 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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