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Psychology Schools
In Riverside, California

There are 3 psychology schools in Riverside for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Riverside, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Psychology Employment

Riverside 1,560
California 16,750

Exactly 1,560 of the 16,750 psychology professionals employed in California, work in Riverside. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Riverside has grown by 27%. As the number of psychology professionals in Riverside has increased, overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
1,230 1,500 1,690 1,750 1,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$68,035 $76,705 $85,040 $82,760 $80,405
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

As the number of psychology professionals in Riverside has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. Riverside psychology professionals made $80,405 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for psychology professionals in Riverside was $68,035 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Riverside.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Riverside

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Psychology professionals in Riverside make a median yearly salary of $82,040. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 200%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,805 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $113,340 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Riverside

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Psychology professional salaries in Riverside are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Riverside


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Riverside


Riverside's psychology schools offer 10 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Riverside


In 2010 approximately 487 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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