Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford is 80.
  • Psychology Teachers in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford earn an average of $73,000 per year or $35.10 per hour.
  • The percentage of Florida Psychology Teachers who work in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford is less than 1%.

Rankings for Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford

  • Ranks #2 in Florida for salary and #6 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #3 in Florida for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #110 in the nation for salary and #98 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #77 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Florida

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,000 or $35.10 per hour which is 5% less than the Florida average salary of $77,120.

AverageOrlando-Kissimmee-SanfordFlorida% Difference
Hourly Wage$35.10$37.08-5.34%
Annual Salary$73,000$77,120-5.34%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,000 or $35.10 per hour which is 17% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageOrlando-Kissimmee-SanfordU.S.%
Hourly Wage$35.10$42.50-17.41%
Annual Salary$73,000$88,390-17.41%
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 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford earns an average annual salary of $73,991 which compares to the Florida average annual salary of $77,120. per year.

Cost-of-living in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford is 1% less than the Florida average, which means Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Florida average.

  • Florida average salary is $77,120.
  • Florida cost-of-living adjusted salary is $76,576.
  • Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford average salary is $73,000.
  • Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford cost-of-living adjusted salary is $73,991.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford$73,00098.66%$73,991
Florida$77,120100.71%$76,576
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 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $61,010 and $77,760 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $99,150, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $48,720, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year8Under $48,720
15%2 – 4 years12$48,720 – $61,010
25%5 – 9 years20$61,010 – $77,100
25%10 – 14 years20$77,100 – $77,760
15%15 – 20 years12$77,100 – $99,150
10%20+ years8Above $99,150
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 $73,000, Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($103,430), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($91,960), and School Psychologists ($75,940).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Marriage and Family Therapists ($45,380), Social Workers ($50,470), Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,280), and Health Care Social Workers ($56,240).

TitleAnnual Salary
Forensic Psychologists$103,430
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$91,960
School Psychologists$75,940
Psychology Teachers$73,000
Health Care Social Workers$56,240
Substance Abuse Counselors$52,280
Social Workers$50,470
Marriage and Family Therapists$45,380
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford is 80.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,000 per year or $35.10 per hour in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,991 per year or $36 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford are Forensic Psychologists($103,430), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($91,960), School Psychologists($75,940).


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