Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford is 170.
  • Psychology Teachers in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford earn an average of $89,230 per year or $42.90 per hour.
  • The percentage of Connecticut Psychology Teachers who work in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford is less than 1%.

Rankings for Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford

  • Ranks #3 in Connecticut for salary and #3 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #2 in Connecticut for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #41 in the nation for salary and #50 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #40 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Connecticut

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Psychology Teachers earn an average of $89,230 or $42.90 per hour which is 1% less than the Connecticut average salary of $90,840.

AverageHartford-West Hartford-East HartfordConnecticut% Difference
Hourly Wage$42.90$43.67-1.77%
Annual Salary$89,230$90,840-1.77%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Psychology Teachers earn an average of $89,230 or $42.90 per hour which is 0% more than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageHartford-West Hartford-East HartfordU.S.%
Hourly Wage$42.90$42.500.95%
Annual Salary$89,230$88,3900.95%
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 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford earns an average annual salary of $87,122 which compares to the Connecticut average annual salary of $90,840. per year.

Cost-of-living in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford is 2% higher than the Connecticut average, which means Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Connecticut average.

  • Connecticut average salary is $90,840.
  • Connecticut cost-of-living adjusted salary is $87,819.
  • Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford average salary is $89,230.
  • Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford cost-of-living adjusted salary is $87,122.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford$89,230102.42%$87,122
Connecticut$90,840103.44%$87,819
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 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $76,350 and $98,070 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $123,630, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $60,670, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year17Under $60,670
15%2 – 4 years26$60,670 – $76,350
25%5 – 9 years42$76,350 – $96,580
25%10 – 14 years42$96,580 – $98,070
15%15 – 20 years26$96,580 – $123,630
10%20+ years17Above $123,630
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

With an average annual salary of $89,230, Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($125,070), Forensic Psychologists ($101,450), and School Psychologists ($92,550).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($56,280), Marriage and Family Therapists ($62,000), Health Care Social Workers ($69,800), and Social Workers ($73,010).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$125,070
Forensic Psychologists$101,450
School Psychologists$92,550
Psychology Teachers$89,230
Social Workers$73,010
Health Care Social Workers$69,800
Marriage and Family Therapists$62,000
Substance Abuse Counselors$56,280
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford is 170.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $89,230 per year or $42.90 per hour in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Psychology Teachers earn an average of $87,122 per year or $42 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($125,070), Forensic Psychologists($101,450), School Psychologists($92,550).


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