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Psychology Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

Psychology faculty can choose to work at one of 5 psychology schools in Springfield. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the psychology academic community in Springfield, and the future trends. Academia in psychology includes psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Psychology Employment

Springfield 120
Missouri 1,700

Of the 1,700 psychology professionals employed in Missouri, 120 work in Springfield. There has been a 140% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Springfield between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Psychology employment growth

1,460 1,340 1,400 1,500 1,700
50 70 110 130 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$80,280 $62,660 $53,150 $56,030 $62,510
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

In Springfield, salaries for psychology professionals have decreased. Springfield psychology professionals made $62,510 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, psychology professionals in Springfield made an average salary of $80,280 per year. The decline in the salary of psychology professionals in Springfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Springfield

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Psychology professionals in Springfield make a median yearly salary of $61,470. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 206%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,440 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $99,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Springfield

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Springfield


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

Psychology Programs Offered In Springfield


There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Springfield's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Springfield


In 2010 approximately 390 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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