Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington is 450.
  • Psychology Teachers in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington earn an average of $92,720 per year or $44.58 per hour.
  • The percentage of Minnesota Psychology Teachers who work in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington is 100%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington is 1%.

Rankings for Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington

  • Ranks #2 in Minnesota for salary and #1 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #1 in Minnesota for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #27 in the nation for salary and #43 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #12 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Minnesota

Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Psychology Teachers earn an average of $92,720 or $44.58 per hour which is 4% more than the Minnesota average salary of $88,450.

AverageMinneapolis-St. Paul-BloomingtonMinnesota% Difference
Hourly Wage$44.58$42.524.83%
Annual Salary$92,720$88,4504.83%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Psychology Teachers earn an average of $92,720 or $44.58 per hour which is 4% more than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageMinneapolis-St. Paul-BloomingtonU.S.%
Hourly Wage$44.58$42.504.90%
Annual Salary$92,720$88,3904.90%
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 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington earns an average annual salary of $89,854 which compares to the Minnesota average annual salary of $88,450. per year.

Cost-of-living in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington is 3% higher than the Minnesota average, which means Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Minnesota average.

  • Minnesota average salary is $88,450.
  • Minnesota cost-of-living adjusted salary is $89,688.
  • Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington average salary is $92,720.
  • Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington cost-of-living adjusted salary is $89,854.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington$92,720103.19%$89,854
Minnesota$88,45098.62%$89,688
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 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $62,460 and $101,010 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $164,150, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $48,200, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year45Under $48,200
15%2 – 4 years68$48,200 – $62,460
25%5 – 9 years112$62,460 – $80,620
25%10 – 14 years112$80,620 – $101,010
15%15 – 20 years68$80,620 – $164,150
10%20+ years45Above $164,150
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 $92,720, Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($93,150).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($54,350), Social Workers ($62,060), Health Care Social Workers ($63,310), Marriage and Family Therapists ($69,330), Forensic Psychologists ($73,700), and School Psychologists ($81,580).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$93,150
Psychology Teachers$92,720
School Psychologists$81,580
Forensic Psychologists$73,700
Marriage and Family Therapists$69,330
Health Care Social Workers$63,310
Social Workers$62,060
Substance Abuse Counselors$54,350
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington is 450.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $92,720 per year or $44.58 per hour in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Psychology Teachers earn an average of $89,854 per year or $43 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($93,150), Psychology Teachers($92,720), School Psychologists($81,580).


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