Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Mobile is 50.
  • Psychology Teachers in Mobile earn an average of $75,550 per year or $36.32 per hour.
  • The percentage of Alabama Psychology Teachers who work in Mobile is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Mobile is less than 1%.

Rankings for Mobile

  • Ranks #5 in Alabama for salary and #6 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #5 in Alabama for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #103 in the nation for salary and #370 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #113 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Alabama

Mobile Psychology Teachers earn an average of $75,550 or $36.32 per hour which is 11% less than the Alabama average salary of $85,170.

AverageMobileAlabama% Difference
Hourly Wage$36.32$40.95-11.30%
Annual Salary$75,550$85,170-11.30%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Mobile Psychology Teachers earn an average of $75,550 or $36.32 per hour which is 14% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageMobileU.S.%
Hourly Wage$36.32$42.50-14.53%
Annual Salary$75,550$88,390-14.53%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living

When adjusted for cost-of-living, Psychology Teachers in Mobile earns an average annual salary of $84,593 which compares to the Alabama average annual salary of $85,170. per year.

Cost-of-living in Mobile is 11% less than the Alabama average, which means Mobile residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Alabama average.

  • Alabama average salary is $85,170.
  • Alabama cost-of-living adjusted salary is $95,429.
  • Mobile average salary is $75,550.
  • Mobile cost-of-living adjusted salary is $84,593.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Mobile$75,55089.31%$84,593
Alabama$85,17089.25%$95,429
U.S.$88,390$88,390
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Ranges for Education and Experience

In Mobile, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $61,350 and $77,100 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $122,690, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $48,000, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year5Under $48,000
15%2 – 4 years8$48,000 – $61,350
25%5 – 9 years12$61,350 – $65,040
25%10 – 14 years12$65,040 – $77,100
15%15 – 20 years8$65,040 – $122,690
10%20+ years5Above $122,690
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($41,650), Social Workers ($45,890), and Health Care Social Workers ($52,330).

TitleAnnual Salary
Psychology Teachers$75,550
Health Care Social Workers$52,330
Social Workers$45,890
Substance Abuse Counselors$41,650
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Mobile Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Mobile is 50.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $75,550 per year or $36.32 per hour in Mobile.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Mobile Psychology Teachers earn an average of $84,593 per year or $41 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Mobile are Psychology Teachers($75,550), Health Care Social Workers($52,330), Social Workers($45,890).


Additional Salary Reports for Psychology Teachers in Alabama cities and Metros and U.S. States.

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