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Psychology Schools
In Santa Clara, California

There are 2 psychology schools in Santa Clara for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Santa Clara, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Clara Vs. California Psychology Employment

Santa Clara 760
California 16,750

Exactly 760 of California's 16,750 psychology professionals work in Santa Clara. The number of psychology professionals in Santa Clara has grown by 15% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Santa Clara has increased, overall employment in Santa Clara has decreased.

Santa Clara 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: Santa Clara

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Santa Clara

$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 Santa Clara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Clara

Salaries for psychology professionals in Santa Clara have increased. In 2010 psychology professionals in Santa Clara reportedly earned an average salary of $100,010 per year. Psychology professionals in Santa Clara 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 Santa Clara.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Santa Clara

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Psychology professionals make a median salary of $85,060 per year in Santa Clara. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 158%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,310 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $127,380 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Santa Clara

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Santa Clara


Many of Santa Clara's psychology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited psychology schools in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Santa Clara


Santa Clara's psychology schools offer 3 psychology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Santa Clara


Approximately 186 students completed psychology courses in 2010.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Santa Clara, California

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