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Psychology Schools
In Rochester, New York

In Rochester, there are 5 psychology schools where psychology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Rochester, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Rochester Vs. New York Psychology Employment

Rochester 620
New York 10,980

Exactly 620 of the 10,980 psychology professionals employed in New York, work in Rochester. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of psychology professionals in Rochester has shrunk by 9%. Overall employment in Rochester has increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Psychology employment growth

10,260 10,650 11,170 11,190 10,980
680 520 520 580 620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$59,620 $67,770 $70,440 $71,405 $71,255
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

As the number of psychology professionals in Rochester has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have increased. Rochester psychology professionals made $71,255 per year, on average, in 2010. Psychology professionals in Rochester made a yearly average salary of $59,620, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Rochester is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Rochester

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Rochester psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $74,995. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 125%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $43,730 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $98,520 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Rochester

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Rochester


There are 5 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of Rochester's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In Rochester


There are a total of 16 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Rochester's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Rochester


Approximately 329 students graduated from psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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