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Psychology Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

There are 3 psychology schools in Providence for faculty to choose from. The trends in Providence's psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Psychology Employment

Providence 590
Rhode Island 530

Exactly 590 of Rhode Island's 530 psychology professionals work in Providence. There has been a 16% decline in the number of psychology professionals in Providence between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Psychology employment growth

660 590 540 500 530
700 640 580 540 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$68,525 $71,405 $73,590 $68,755 $71,025
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

In Providence, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. In 2010 Providence psychology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $71,025. The average salary for psychology professionals in Providence was $68,525 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Providence is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Providence

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Psychology professionals in Providence make a median yearly salary of $66,640. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 204%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,225 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $107,250 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Providence

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Providence


There are 3 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Providence's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Providence


Providence's psychology schools offer 11 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Providence


Approximately 290 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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