Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Grand Rapids-Wyoming is 130.
  • Psychology Teachers in Grand Rapids-Wyoming earn an average of $81,360 per year or $39.12 per hour.
  • The percentage of Michigan Psychology Teachers who work in Grand Rapids-Wyoming is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Grand Rapids-Wyoming is less than 1%.

Rankings for Grand Rapids-Wyoming

  • Ranks #4 in Michigan for salary and #3 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #2 in Michigan for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #78 in the nation for salary and #179 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #51 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Michigan

Grand Rapids-Wyoming Psychology Teachers earn an average of $81,360 or $39.12 per hour which is 2% less than the Michigan average salary of $83,670.

AverageGrand Rapids-WyomingMichigan% Difference
Hourly Wage$39.12$40.23-2.76%
Annual Salary$81,360$83,670-2.76%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Grand Rapids-Wyoming Psychology Teachers earn an average of $81,360 or $39.12 per hour which is 7% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageGrand Rapids-WyomingU.S.%
Hourly Wage$39.12$42.50-7.95%
Annual Salary$81,360$88,390-7.95%
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 Grand Rapids-Wyoming earns an average annual salary of $85,886 which compares to the Michigan average annual salary of $83,670. per year.

Cost-of-living in Grand Rapids-Wyoming is 5% less than the Michigan average, which means Grand Rapids-Wyoming residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Michigan average.

  • Michigan average salary is $83,670.
  • Michigan cost-of-living adjusted salary is $88,973.
  • Grand Rapids-Wyoming average salary is $81,360.
  • Grand Rapids-Wyoming cost-of-living adjusted salary is $85,886.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Grand Rapids-Wyoming$81,36094.73%$85,886
Michigan$83,67094.04%$88,973
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 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $62,040 and $104,270 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $104,270, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $49,410, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year13Under $49,410
15%2 – 4 years20$49,410 – $62,040
25%5 – 9 years32$62,040 – $81,980
25%10 – 14 years32$81,980 – $104,270
15%15 – 20 years20$81,980 – $104,270
10%20+ years13Above $104,270
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 Social Workers ($49,830), Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,190), Health Care Social Workers ($58,840), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($80,890), and School Psychologists ($81,040).

TitleAnnual Salary
Psychology Teachers$81,360
School Psychologists$81,040
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$80,890
Health Care Social Workers$58,840
Substance Abuse Counselors$52,190
Social Workers$49,830
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Grand Rapids-Wyoming Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Grand Rapids-Wyoming is 130.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $81,360 per year or $39.12 per hour in Grand Rapids-Wyoming.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Grand Rapids-Wyoming Psychology Teachers earn an average of $85,886 per year or $41 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Grand Rapids-Wyoming are Psychology Teachers($81,360), School Psychologists($81,040), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($80,890).


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