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Psychology Schools
In San Jose, California

There are 4 psychology schools in San Jose for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in San Jose, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Psychology Employment

San Jose 760
California 16,750

Exactly 760 of the 16,750 psychology professionals employed in California, work in San Jose. The number of psychology professionals in San Jose has grown by 15% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of psychology professionals in San Jose has increased, overall employment in San Jose has decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
660 580 650 620 760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$78,160 $79,190 $79,580 $89,870 $100,010
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

Salaries for psychology professionals in San Jose have increased. San Jose psychology professionals made $100,010 per year, on average, in 2010. Psychology professionals in San Jose made a yearly average salary of $78,160, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in San Jose

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

San Jose psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $85,060. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,310 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $127,380 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in San Jose

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in San Jose


There are 4 accredited psychology schools in the city. Many of San Jose's psychology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Psychology Programs Offered In San Jose


San Jose's psychology schools offer 8 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In San Jose


In 2010 approximately 412 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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