Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Cleveland-Elyria is 110.
  • Psychology Teachers in Cleveland-Elyria earn an average of $94,720 per year or $45.54 per hour.
  • The percentage of Ohio Psychology Teachers who work in Cleveland-Elyria is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Cleveland-Elyria is less than 1%.

Rankings for Cleveland-Elyria

  • Ranks #2 in Ohio for salary and #3 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #3 in Ohio for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #20 in the nation for salary and #235 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #57 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Ohio

Cleveland-Elyria Psychology Teachers earn an average of $94,720 or $45.54 per hour which is 5% more than the Ohio average salary of $90,000.

AverageCleveland-ElyriaOhio% Difference
Hourly Wage$45.54$43.275.24%
Annual Salary$94,720$90,0005.24%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Cleveland-Elyria Psychology Teachers earn an average of $94,720 or $45.54 per hour which is 7% more than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageCleveland-ElyriaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$45.54$42.507.16%
Annual Salary$94,720$88,3907.16%
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 Cleveland-Elyria earns an average annual salary of $101,849 which compares to the Ohio average annual salary of $90,000. per year.

Cost-of-living in Cleveland-Elyria is 7% less than the Ohio average, which means Cleveland-Elyria residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Ohio average.

  • Ohio average salary is $90,000.
  • Ohio cost-of-living adjusted salary is $98,157.
  • Cleveland-Elyria average salary is $94,720.
  • Cleveland-Elyria cost-of-living adjusted salary is $101,849.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Cleveland-Elyria$94,72093.00%$101,849
Ohio$90,00091.69%$98,157
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 Cleveland-Elyria, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $50,630 and $101,570 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $0, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $23,640, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year11Under $23,640
15%2 – 4 years16$23,640 – $50,630
25%5 – 9 years28$50,630 – $80,260
25%10 – 14 years28$80,260 – $101,570
15%15 – 20 years16$80,260 – $0
10%20+ years11Above $0
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 $94,720, Cleveland-Elyria Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($127,820).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($48,720), Social Workers ($51,290), Health Care Social Workers ($61,200), Marriage and Family Therapists ($61,230), School Psychologists ($73,590), and Forensic Psychologists ($92,060).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$127,820
Psychology Teachers$94,720
Forensic Psychologists$92,060
School Psychologists$73,590
Marriage and Family Therapists$61,230
Health Care Social Workers$61,200
Social Workers$51,290
Substance Abuse Counselors$48,720
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Cleveland-Elyria Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Cleveland-Elyria is 110.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $94,720 per year or $45.54 per hour in Cleveland-Elyria.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Cleveland-Elyria Psychology Teachers earn an average of $101,849 per year or $49 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Cleveland-Elyria are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($127,820), Psychology Teachers($94,720), Forensic Psychologists($92,060).


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