Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Austin-Round Rock is 310.
  • Psychology Teachers in Austin-Round Rock earn an average of $85,550 per year or $41.13 per hour.
  • The percentage of Texas Psychology Teachers who work in Austin-Round Rock is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in Austin-Round Rock is 1%.

Rankings for Austin-Round Rock

  • Ranks #1 in Texas for salary and #3 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Texas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #56 in the nation for salary and #59 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #23 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Texas

Austin-Round Rock Psychology Teachers earn an average of $85,550 or $41.13 per hour which is 20% more than the Texas average salary of $71,240.

AverageAustin-Round RockTexas% Difference
Hourly Wage$41.13$34.2520.09%
Annual Salary$85,550$71,24020.09%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Austin-Round Rock Psychology Teachers earn an average of $85,550 or $41.13 per hour which is 3% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageAustin-Round RockU.S.%
Hourly Wage$41.13$42.50-3.21%
Annual Salary$85,550$88,390-3.21%
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 Austin-Round Rock earns an average annual salary of $84,037 which compares to the Texas average annual salary of $71,240. per year.

Cost-of-living in Austin-Round Rock is 2% higher than the Texas average, which means Austin-Round Rock residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Texas average.

  • Texas average salary is $71,240.
  • Texas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $71,569.
  • Austin-Round Rock average salary is $85,550.
  • Austin-Round Rock cost-of-living adjusted salary is $84,037.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Austin-Round Rock$85,550101.80%$84,037
Texas$71,24099.54%$71,569
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 Austin-Round Rock, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $59,980 and $101,010 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $161,110, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $38,440, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year31Under $38,440
15%2 – 4 years46$38,440 – $59,980
25%5 – 9 years78$59,980 – $79,030
25%10 – 14 years78$79,030 – $101,010
15%15 – 20 years46$79,030 – $161,110
10%20+ years31Above $161,110
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 $85,550, Austin-Round Rock Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($101,040), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($86,030).

However, Psychology Teachers tend to earn more than Social Workers ($50,120), Substance Abuse Counselors ($53,110), Marriage and Family Therapists ($58,100), School Psychologists ($69,940), and Health Care Social Workers ($73,940).

TitleAnnual Salary
Forensic Psychologists$101,040
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$86,030
Psychology Teachers$85,550
Health Care Social Workers$73,940
School Psychologists$69,940
Marriage and Family Therapists$58,100
Substance Abuse Counselors$53,110
Social Workers$50,120
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Austin-Round Rock Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in Austin-Round Rock is 310.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $85,550 per year or $41.13 per hour in Austin-Round Rock.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Austin-Round Rock Psychology Teachers earn an average of $84,037 per year or $40 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Austin-Round Rock are Forensic Psychologists($101,040), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($86,030), Psychology Teachers($85,550).


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