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Psychology Schools
In Schenectady, New York

The city of Schenectady has only one school where psychology faculty can find employment. The trends in Schenectady's psychology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes psychology training at the psychology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Schenectady Vs. New York Psychology Employment

Schenectady 460
New York 10,980

Of the 10,980 psychology professionals employed in New York, 460 work in Schenectady. There has been a 23% decline in the number of psychology professionals in Schenectady between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Schenectady has decreased, overall employment in Schenectady has increased.

Schenectady Vs. New York Psychology employment growth

10,260 10,650 11,170 11,190 10,980
600 610 560 460 460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Schenectady

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Schenectady

$87,240 $78,750 $87,180 $71,385 $74,625
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Schenectady
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Schenectady

As the number of psychology professionals in Schenectady has shrunk, salaries for psychology professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $74,625 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Schenectady. Psychology professionals in Schenectady made a yearly average salary of $87,240, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Schenectady.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Schenectady

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Schenectady psychology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $71,415. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 151%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,735 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $114,800 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Schenectady

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Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Schenectady


Many of Schenectady's psychology professionals are graduates of the only accredited psychology school in the city.

Psychology Programs Offered In Schenectady


There is one degree and certificate program in psychology offered by Schenectady's psychology school.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Schenectady


In 2010 approximately 42 students graduated from psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Schenectady, New York

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