Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area is 90.
  • Psychology Teachers in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $63,160 per year or $30.37 per hour.
  • The percentage of New York Psychology Teachers who work in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #8 in New York for salary and #14 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #6 in New York for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #134 in the nation for salary and #274 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #66 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to New York

Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $63,160 or $30.37 per hour which is 39% less than the New York average salary of $104,580.

AverageSouthwest New York Nonmetropolitan AreaNew York% Difference
Hourly Wage$30.37$50.28-39.61%
Annual Salary$63,160$104,580-39.61%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $63,160 or $30.37 per hour which is 28% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageSouthwest New York Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$30.37$42.50-28.54%
Annual Salary$63,160$88,390-28.54%
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 Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $68,548 which compares to the New York average annual salary of $104,580. per year.

Cost-of-living in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area is 8% less than the New York average, which means Southwest 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.
  • Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $63,160.
  • Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $68,548.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area$63,16092.14%$68,548
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 Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $60,550 and $64,640 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $82,330, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $39,080, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year9Under $39,080
15%2 – 4 years14$39,080 – $60,550
25%5 – 9 years22$60,550 – $60,550
25%10 – 14 years22$60,550 – $64,640
15%15 – 20 years14$60,550 – $82,330
10%20+ years9Above $82,330
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 $63,160, Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($91,050), and School Psychologists ($70,990).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($48,910), Health Care Social Workers ($50,570), and Social Workers ($52,660).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$91,050
School Psychologists$70,990
Psychology Teachers$63,160
Social Workers$52,660
Health Care Social Workers$50,570
Substance Abuse Counselors$48,910
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area is 90.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $63,160 per year or $30.37 per hour in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $68,548 per year or $33 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Southwest New York Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($91,050), School Psychologists($70,990), Psychology Teachers($63,160).


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