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School Psychology Schools In New Mexico

School Psychology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited school psychology schools in New Mexico. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of school psychology and school psychology training in New Mexico, which includes school psychology training at the following levels:


  1. University of New Mexico-Main Campus

    1700 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. New Mexico State University-Main Campus

    2850 Weddell Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

New Mexico Vs. National School Psychology Employment

New Mexico 2,170
National 100,700

Approximately 2% of the country's school psychology professionals work in New Mexico state.

Employment Growth for School psychology professionals In New Mexico

680 910 2,210 1,740 2,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

School Psychology is a growing field in New Mexico. 1,490 more school psychology professionals were working in New Mexico in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 219% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for school psychology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of school psychology professionals has grown by 3% between 2006 and 2010.

School Psychology VS. All Professions salaries in New Mexico

$46,450 $62,330 $55,380 $61,880 $58,650
$40,511 $43,009 $44,801 $46,220 $46,794
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: School Psychology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In New Mexico, as the number of school psychology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by school psychology professionals are increasing. In 2006 school psychology professionals made a mean salary of $46,450 per year, and in 2010 they made $58,650 per year.

Salary percentiles for School psychology professionals in New Mexico

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This represents a 21% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In New Mexico state, within the field of school psychology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid school psychology professionals earn 131% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for School psychology professionals and related professions in New Mexico

Clinical Psychology
Educational Leadership
Mental Health
Organizational Psychology
School Psychology
Social Work
Special Education
Speech Therapy

In New Mexico, school psychology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

School Psychology programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Mexico


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited school psychology schools in New Mexico is increasing. In 2006 there were 7 school psychology graduates from school psychology courses in New Mexico and in 2010 there were 12 graduates.

Thus there was a 71% percent increase in the number of school psychology school degree or certificate graduates in New Mexico. 50% of these graduates received a master's degree in school psychology.

School Psychology Faculty Salaries in New Mexico

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