Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Dayton is 90.
  • Psychology Teachers in Dayton earn an average of $79,680 per year or $38.31 per hour.
  • The percentage of Ohio Psychology Teachers who work in Dayton is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Dayton is less than 1%.

Rankings for Dayton

  • Ranks #8 in Ohio for salary and #13 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Ohio for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #87 in the nation for salary and #427 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #72 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Ohio

Dayton Psychology Teachers earn an average of $79,680 or $38.31 per hour which is 11% less than the Ohio average salary of $90,000.

AverageDaytonOhio% Difference
Hourly Wage$38.31$43.27-11.47%
Annual Salary$79,680$90,000-11.47%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Dayton Psychology Teachers earn an average of $79,680 or $38.31 per hour which is 9% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageDaytonU.S.%
Hourly Wage$38.31$42.50-9.85%
Annual Salary$79,680$88,390-9.85%
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 Dayton earns an average annual salary of $90,793 which compares to the Ohio average annual salary of $90,000. per year.

Cost-of-living in Dayton is 12% less than the Ohio average, which means Dayton 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.
  • Dayton average salary is $79,680.
  • Dayton cost-of-living adjusted salary is $90,793.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Dayton$79,68087.76%$90,793
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 Dayton, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $61,390 and $98,750 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $101,010, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $38,790, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year9Under $38,790
15%2 – 4 years14$38,790 – $61,390
25%5 – 9 years22$61,390 – $78,570
25%10 – 14 years22$78,570 – $98,750
15%15 – 20 years14$78,570 – $101,010
10%20+ years9Above $101,010
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 $79,680, Dayton Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($112,800), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($111,610).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($49,080), Substance Abuse Counselors ($53,930), Health Care Social Workers ($59,410), and School Psychologists ($74,110).

TitleAnnual Salary
Forensic Psychologists$112,800
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$111,610
Psychology Teachers$79,680
School Psychologists$74,110
Health Care Social Workers$59,410
Substance Abuse Counselors$53,930
Social Workers$49,080
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Dayton Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Dayton is 90.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $79,680 per year or $38.31 per hour in Dayton.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Dayton Psychology Teachers earn an average of $90,793 per year or $44 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Dayton are Forensic Psychologists($112,800), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($111,610), Psychology Teachers($79,680).


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