Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Omaha-Council Bluffs is 100.
  • Psychology Teachers in Omaha-Council Bluffs earn an average of $82,520 per year or $39.67 per hour.
  • The percentage of Nebraska Psychology Teachers who work in Omaha-Council Bluffs is 100%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Omaha-Council Bluffs is less than 1%.

Rankings for Omaha-Council Bluffs

  • Ranks #1 in Nebraska for salary and #1 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #1 in Nebraska for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #70 in the nation for salary and #170 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #61 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Nebraska

Omaha-Council Bluffs Psychology Teachers earn an average of $82,520 or $39.67 per hour which is 1% more than the Nebraska average salary of $81,250.

AverageOmaha-Council BluffsNebraska% Difference
Hourly Wage$39.67$39.061.56%
Annual Salary$82,520$81,2501.56%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Omaha-Council Bluffs Psychology Teachers earn an average of $82,520 or $39.67 per hour which is 6% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageOmaha-Council BluffsU.S.%
Hourly Wage$39.67$42.50-6.64%
Annual Salary$82,520$88,390-6.64%
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 Omaha-Council Bluffs earns an average annual salary of $86,581 which compares to the Nebraska average annual salary of $81,250. per year.

Cost-of-living in Omaha-Council Bluffs is 5% less than the Nebraska average, which means Omaha-Council Bluffs residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Nebraska average.

  • Nebraska average salary is $81,250.
  • Nebraska cost-of-living adjusted salary is $87,469.
  • Omaha-Council Bluffs average salary is $82,520.
  • Omaha-Council Bluffs cost-of-living adjusted salary is $86,581.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Omaha-Council Bluffs$82,52095.31%$86,581
Nebraska$81,25092.89%$87,469
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 Omaha-Council Bluffs, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $65,270 and $98,070 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $123,630, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $48,990, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year10Under $48,990
15%2 – 4 years15$48,990 – $65,270
25%5 – 9 years25$65,270 – $77,630
25%10 – 14 years25$77,630 – $98,070
15%15 – 20 years15$77,630 – $123,630
10%20+ years10Above $123,630
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 ($45,970), Substance Abuse Counselors ($55,120), Health Care Social Workers ($56,160), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($77,520), and School Psychologists ($82,150).

TitleAnnual Salary
Psychology Teachers$82,520
School Psychologists$82,150
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$77,520
Health Care Social Workers$56,160
Substance Abuse Counselors$55,120
Social Workers$45,970
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Omaha-Council Bluffs Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Omaha-Council Bluffs is 100.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $82,520 per year or $39.67 per hour in Omaha-Council Bluffs.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Omaha-Council Bluffs Psychology Teachers earn an average of $86,581 per year or $42 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Omaha-Council Bluffs are Psychology Teachers($82,520), School Psychologists($82,150), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($77,520).


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