Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area is 70.
  • Psychology Teachers in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $73,230 per year or $35.21 per hour.
  • The percentage of New York Psychology Teachers who work in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #5 in New York for salary and #13 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #9 in New York for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #109 in the nation for salary and #276 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #84 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to New York

Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,230 or $35.21 per hour which is 29% less than the New York average salary of $104,580.

AverageCapital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan AreaNew York% Difference
Hourly Wage$35.21$50.28-29.98%
Annual Salary$73,230$104,580-29.98%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,230 or $35.21 per hour which is 17% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageCapital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$35.21$42.50-17.15%
Annual Salary$73,230$88,390-17.15%
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 Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $79,477 which compares to the New York average annual salary of $104,580. per year.

Cost-of-living in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area is 8% less than the New York average, which means Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to New York average.

  • New York average salary is $104,580.
  • New York cost-of-living adjusted salary is $94,892.
  • Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $73,230.
  • Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $79,477.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area$73,23092.14%$79,477
New York$104,580110.21%$94,892
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 Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $61,550 and $81,980 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $103,620, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $48,960, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year7Under $48,960
15%2 – 4 years10$48,960 – $61,550
25%5 – 9 years18$61,550 – $64,490
25%10 – 14 years18$64,490 – $81,980
15%15 – 20 years10$64,490 – $103,620
10%20+ years7Above $103,620
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 $73,230, Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($97,890), and School Psychologists ($76,740).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($47,580), Health Care Social Workers ($49,540), and Social Workers ($57,290).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$97,890
School Psychologists$76,740
Psychology Teachers$73,230
Social Workers$57,290
Health Care Social Workers$49,540
Substance Abuse Counselors$47,580
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area is 70.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $73,230 per year or $35.21 per hour in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $79,477 per year or $38 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Capital/Northern New York Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($97,890), School Psychologists($76,740), Psychology Teachers($73,230).


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