Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area is 80.
  • Psychology Teachers in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $73,280 per year or $35.23 per hour.
  • The percentage of Mississippi Psychology Teachers who work in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #1 in Mississippi for salary and #4 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #1 in Mississippi for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #107 in the nation for salary and #505 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #73 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Mississippi

Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,280 or $35.23 per hour which is 8% more than the Mississippi average salary of $67,690.

AverageNortheast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan AreaMississippi% Difference
Hourly Wage$35.23$32.548.26%
Annual Salary$73,280$67,6908.26%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,280 or $35.23 per hour which is 17% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageNortheast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$35.23$42.50-17.09%
Annual Salary$73,280$88,390-17.09%
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 Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $86,507 which compares to the Mississippi average annual salary of $67,690. per year.

Cost-of-living in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area is 15% less than the Mississippi average, which means Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Mississippi average.

  • Mississippi average salary is $67,690.
  • Mississippi cost-of-living adjusted salary is $77,113.
  • Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $73,280.
  • Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $86,507.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area$73,28084.71%$86,507
Mississippi$67,69087.78%$77,113
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 Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $59,910 and $77,440 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $122,690, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $45,880, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year8Under $45,880
15%2 – 4 years12$45,880 – $59,910
25%5 – 9 years20$59,910 – $76,700
25%10 – 14 years20$76,700 – $77,440
15%15 – 20 years12$76,700 – $122,690
10%20+ years8Above $122,690
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 ($36,100), Substance Abuse Counselors ($42,680), Health Care Social Workers ($54,800), School Psychologists ($58,770), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($70,900).

TitleAnnual Salary
Psychology Teachers$73,280
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$70,900
School Psychologists$58,770
Health Care Social Workers$54,800
Substance Abuse Counselors$42,680
Social Workers$36,100
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area is 80.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,280 per year or $35.23 per hour in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $86,507 per year or $42 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Northeast Mississippi Nonmetropolitan Area are Psychology Teachers($73,280), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($70,900), School Psychologists($58,770).


Additional Salary Reports for Psychology Teachers in Mississippi cities and Metros and U.S. States.

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