Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area is 30.
  • Psychology Teachers in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $90,780 per year or $43.64 per hour.
  • The percentage of Pennsylvania Psychology Teachers who work in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #2 in Pennsylvania for salary and #18 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #11 in Pennsylvania for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #34 in the nation for salary and #366 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #138 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Pennsylvania

Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $90,780 or $43.64 per hour which is 2% more than the Pennsylvania average salary of $88,340.

AverageNorthern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan AreaPennsylvania% Difference
Hourly Wage$43.64$42.472.76%
Annual Salary$90,780$88,3402.76%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $90,780 or $43.64 per hour which is 2% more than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageNorthern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$43.64$42.502.70%
Annual Salary$90,780$88,3902.70%
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 Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $101,510 which compares to the Pennsylvania average annual salary of $88,340. per year.

Cost-of-living in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area is 11% less than the Pennsylvania average, which means Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Pennsylvania average.

  • Pennsylvania average salary is $88,340.
  • Pennsylvania cost-of-living adjusted salary is $90,549.
  • Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $90,780.
  • Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $101,510.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area$90,78089.43%$101,510
Pennsylvania$88,34097.56%$90,549
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 Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $61,690 and $99,280 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $155,580, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $46,590, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year3Under $46,590
15%2 – 4 years4$46,590 – $61,690
25%5 – 9 years8$61,690 – $77,630
25%10 – 14 years8$77,630 – $99,280
15%15 – 20 years4$77,630 – $155,580
10%20+ years3Above $155,580
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 ($43,800), Substance Abuse Counselors ($45,950), Health Care Social Workers ($52,820), School Psychologists ($71,290), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($77,410).

TitleAnnual Salary
Psychology Teachers$90,780
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$77,410
School Psychologists$71,290
Health Care Social Workers$52,820
Substance Abuse Counselors$45,950
Social Workers$43,800
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area is 30.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $90,780 per year or $43.64 per hour in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area Psychology Teachers earn an average of $101,510 per year or $49 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Northern Pennsylvania Nonmetropolitan Area are Psychology Teachers($90,780), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($77,410), School Psychologists($71,290).


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