Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area is 70.
  • Psychology Teachers in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $81,900 per year or $39.38 per hour.
  • The percentage of Missouri Psychology Teachers who work in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #2 in Missouri for salary and #9 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Missouri for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #74 in the nation for salary and #483 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #87 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Missouri

Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $81,900 or $39.38 per hour which is almost same as Missouri average salary of $82,380.

AverageCentral Missouri Nonmetropolitan AreaMissouri% Difference
Hourly Wage$39.38$39.61-0.58%
Annual Salary$81,900$82,380-0.58%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $81,900 or $39.38 per hour which is 7% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageCentral Missouri Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$39.38$42.50-7.34%
Annual Salary$81,900$88,390-7.34%
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 Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $95,332 which compares to the Missouri average annual salary of $82,380. per year.

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

  • Missouri average salary is $82,380.
  • Missouri cost-of-living adjusted salary is $89,069.
  • Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $81,900.
  • Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $95,332.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area$81,90085.91%$95,332
Missouri$82,38092.49%$89,069
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 Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $61,420 and $101,490 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $132,070, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $39,410, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year7Under $39,410
15%2 – 4 years10$39,410 – $61,420
25%5 – 9 years18$61,420 – $64,030
25%10 – 14 years18$64,030 – $101,490
15%15 – 20 years10$64,030 – $132,070
10%20+ years7Above $132,070
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 ($39,770), Substance Abuse Counselors ($41,920), Health Care Social Workers ($45,770), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($70,240).

TitleAnnual Salary
Psychology Teachers$81,900
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$70,240
Health Care Social Workers$45,770
Substance Abuse Counselors$41,920
Social Workers$39,770
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area is 70.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $81,900 per year or $39.38 per hour in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $95,332 per year or $46 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Central Missouri Nonmetropolitan Area are Psychology Teachers($81,900), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($70,240), Health Care Social Workers($45,770).


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