Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 60.
  • Psychology Teachers in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $68,180 per year or $32.78 per hour.
  • The percentage of Illinois Psychology Teachers who work in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #4 in Illinois for salary and #10 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #3 in Illinois for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #120 in the nation for salary and #466 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #97 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Illinois

West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $68,180 or $32.78 per hour which is 20% less than the Illinois average salary of $85,420.

AverageWest Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan AreaIllinois% Difference
Hourly Wage$32.78$41.07-20.18%
Annual Salary$68,180$85,420-20.18%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $68,180 or $32.78 per hour which is 22% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageWest Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$32.78$42.50-22.86%
Annual Salary$68,180$88,390-22.86%
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 West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $78,894 which compares to the Illinois average annual salary of $85,420. per year.

Cost-of-living in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 14% less than the Illinois average, which means West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Illinois average.

  • Illinois average salary is $85,420.
  • Illinois cost-of-living adjusted salary is $85,012.
  • West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $68,180.
  • West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $78,894.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area$68,18086.42%$78,894
Illinois$85,420100.48%$85,012
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 West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $55,320 and $78,140 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $97,130, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $45,210, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year6Under $45,210
15%2 – 4 years9$45,210 – $55,320
25%5 – 9 years15$55,320 – $61,960
25%10 – 14 years15$61,960 – $78,140
15%15 – 20 years9$61,960 – $97,130
10%20+ years6Above $97,130
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 $68,180, West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($76,760).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Marriage and Family Therapists ($40,700), Substance Abuse Counselors ($44,940), Health Care Social Workers ($45,640), Social Workers ($48,380), and School Psychologists ($64,020).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$76,760
Psychology Teachers$68,180
School Psychologists$64,020
Social Workers$48,380
Health Care Social Workers$45,640
Substance Abuse Counselors$44,940
Marriage and Family Therapists$40,700
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 60.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $68,180 per year or $32.78 per hour in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $78,894 per year or $38 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in West Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($76,760), Psychology Teachers($68,180), School Psychologists($64,020).


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