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Psychology Schools
In Santa Barbara, California

In Santa Barbara, 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 Santa Barbara, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Barbara Vs. California Psychology Employment

Santa Barbara 130
California 16,750

Exactly 130 of California's 16,750 psychology professionals work in Santa Barbara.

Santa Barbara Vs. California Psychology employment growth

15,220 14,810 16,120 16,060 16,750
No data No data No data 170 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Barbara

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Santa Barbara

No data No data No data $91,230 $94,880
No data No data No data $45,310 $47,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Santa Barbara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Barbara

In 2010 psychology professionals in Santa Barbara reportedly earned an average salary of $94,880 per year. The growth in the salary of psychology professionals in Santa Barbara is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Santa Barbara

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Psychology professionals in Santa Barbara make a median yearly salary of $88,790. The 10% of psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $68,030 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 82% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Santa Barbara

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Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Santa Barbara


Many of Santa Barbara's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Santa Barbara


There are a total of 17 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Santa Barbara's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Santa Barbara


In 2010 approximately 693 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Santa Barbara, California

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