Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in El Paso is 90.
  • Psychology Teachers in El Paso earn an average of $42,240 per year or $20.31 per hour.
  • The percentage of Texas Psychology Teachers who work in El Paso is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Psychology Teachers who work in El Paso is less than 1%.

Rankings for El Paso

  • Ranks #10 in Texas for salary and #21 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #5 in Texas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #149 in the nation for salary and #227 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #68 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Texas

El Paso Psychology Teachers earn an average of $42,240 or $20.31 per hour which is 40% less than the Texas average salary of $71,240.

AverageEl PasoTexas% Difference
Hourly Wage$20.31$34.25-40.71%
Annual Salary$42,240$71,240-40.71%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

El Paso Psychology Teachers earn an average of $42,240 or $20.31 per hour which is 52% less than the U.S. average salary of $88,390.

AverageEl PasoU.S.%
Hourly Wage$20.31$42.50-52.21%
Annual Salary$42,240$88,390-52.21%
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 El Paso earns an average annual salary of $45,317 which compares to the Texas average annual salary of $71,240. per year.

Cost-of-living in El Paso is 7% less than the Texas average, which means El Paso residents have an overall less 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.
  • El Paso average salary is $42,240.
  • El Paso cost-of-living adjusted salary is $45,317.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
El Paso$42,24093.21%$45,317
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 El Paso, 50% of Psychology Teachers earn between $19,490 and $62,650 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Psychology Teachers earn more than $81,330, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Psychology Teachers.

Approximately 10% of Psychology Teachers earn under $15,330, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Psychology Teachers.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year9Under $15,330
15%2 – 4 years14$15,330 – $19,490
25%5 – 9 years22$19,490 – $31,620
25%10 – 14 years22$31,620 – $62,650
15%15 – 20 years14$31,620 – $81,330
10%20+ years9Above $81,330
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 $42,240, El Paso Psychology Teachers tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($80,960), School Psychologists ($69,850), Health Care Social Workers ($57,270), Social Workers ($46,250), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($45,870).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$80,960
School Psychologists$69,850
Health Care Social Workers$57,270
Social Workers$46,250
Substance Abuse Counselors$45,870
Psychology Teachers$42,240
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for El Paso Psychology Teachers

The number of Psychology Teachers currently employed in El Paso is 90.

Psychology Teachers earn an average of $42,240 per year or $20.31 per hour in El Paso.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in El Paso Psychology Teachers earn an average of $45,317 per year or $22 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in El Paso are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($80,960), School Psychologists($69,850), Health Care Social Workers($57,270).


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