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Psychology Schools
In Wilmington, North Carolina

The city of Wilmington has only one school where psychology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in psychology in the city of Wilmington, which encompasses psychology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Psychology Employment

Wilmington 170
North Carolina 2,850

Exactly 170 of North Carolina's 2,850 psychology professionals work in Wilmington. There has been a 55% growth in the number of psychology professionals in Wilmington between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for psychology professionals in Wilmington has increased, overall employment in Wilmington has also increased.

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Psychology employment growth

2,430 2,410 2,700 2,850 2,850
110 150 170 170 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Wilmington

Psychology VS. All professions salaries in Wilmington

$47,650 $53,830 $49,140 $50,840 $51,030
$32,580 $33,950 $35,260 $36,570 $38,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Psychology in Wilmington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wilmington

As the number of psychology professionals in Wilmington has grown, salaries for psychology professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,030 per year was earned by psychology professionals in Wilmington. The average salary for psychology professionals in Wilmington was $47,650 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Wilmington.

Salary percentiles for Psychology professionals in Wilmington

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Psychology professionals in Wilmington earn a median salary of $46,340 per year. The difference in pay between the psychology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 165%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,830 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $79,050 per year.

Average Salaries for Psychology professionals and related professions in Wilmington

Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Christian Counseling

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

Educational Trends

Psychology schools in Wilmington


There is only one accredited psychology school in the city. Many of Wilmington's psychology professionals are graduates of this school.

Psychology Programs Offered In Wilmington


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in psychology offered by Wilmington's psychology schools.

Student Completed Psychology Degrees In Wilmington


In 2010 approximately 207 students completed psychology courses.

Psychology Faculty Salaries in Wilmington, North Carolina

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