Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in New Haven is 280.
  • Psychology Teachers in New Haven earn an average of $90,770 per year or $43.64 per hour.
  • The percentage of Connecticut Psychology Teachers who work in New Haven is 100%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in New Haven is 1%.

Rankings for New Haven

  • Ranks #2 in Connecticut for salary and #4 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #1 in Connecticut for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #35 in the nation for salary and #47 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #24 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Connecticut

New Haven Psychology Teachers earn an average of $90,770 or $43.64 per hour which is almost same as Connecticut average salary of $90,840.

AverageNew HavenConnecticut% Difference
Hourly Wage$43.64$43.67-0.08%
Annual Salary$90,770$90,840-0.08%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

New Haven Psychology Teachers earn an average of $90,770 or $43.64 per hour which is 2% more than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageNew HavenU.S.%
Hourly Wage$43.64$42.502.69%
Annual Salary$90,770$88,3902.69%
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 New Haven earns an average annual salary of $88,625 which compares to the Connecticut average annual salary of $90,840. per year.

Cost-of-living in New Haven is 2% higher than the Connecticut average, which means New Haven 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.
  • New Haven average salary is $90,770.
  • New Haven cost-of-living adjusted salary is $88,625.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
New Haven$90,770102.42%$88,625
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 New Haven, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $77,630 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 $125,960, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $61,560, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year28Under $61,560
15%2 – 4 years42$61,560 – $77,630
25%5 – 9 years70$77,630 – $78,160
25%10 – 14 years70$78,160 – $98,070
15%15 – 20 years42$78,160 – $125,960
10%20+ years28Above $125,960
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 $90,770, New Haven Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($100,910), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($95,000).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($54,720), Marriage and Family Therapists ($65,210), Social Workers ($65,310), Health Care Social Workers ($72,540), and School Psychologists ($83,380).

TitleAnnual Salary
Forensic Psychologists$100,910
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$95,000
Psychology Teachers$90,770
School Psychologists$83,380
Health Care Social Workers$72,540
Social Workers$65,310
Marriage and Family Therapists$65,210
Substance Abuse Counselors$54,720
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for New Haven Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in New Haven is 280.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $90,770 per year or $43.64 per hour in New Haven.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in New Haven Psychology Teachers earn an average of $88,625 per year or $43 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in New Haven are Forensic Psychologists($100,910), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($95,000), Psychology Teachers($90,770).


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