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Psychology Professors in Minnesota

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Psychology Professors in Minnesota

Is Minnesota a good place for you to work as a Psychology Professor?

7.0% Jobs Projection
$76,690 Median Salary
50 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Psychology Professors in Minnesota are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Psychology Professors in Minnesota is growing faster than average.

  • Psychology Professors in Minnesota earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Psychology Professors Work in Minnesota?

In 2018, there were 710 Psychology Professors working in the state.

There were 610 Psychology Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 100 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Psychology Professors in MN Employment Trend

The typical state has 430 Psychology Professors working in it, which means Minnesota has more Psychology Professors than average.

Psychology Professors in MN vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Minnesota

Jobs for Psychology Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 7.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 15.1%.

Job Projections for Psychology Professors: Nation vs. MN

Minnesota Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 50 annual job openings, and a total of 610 jobs for Minnesota Psychology Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 4,500 annual jobs and 54,000 total jobs in 2026.

What do Psychology Professors Make in Minnesota?

In 2018 wages for Psychology Professors ranged from $43,220 to $145,280 with $76,690 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Minnesota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Psychology Professors Earnings: MN vs. National Average

Top Minnesota Metros for Psychology Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Psychology Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 390 $81,190
Fargo, ND-MN 60 n/a
Duluth, MN-WI 50 n/a

Top States for Psychology Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Psychology Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 4,840 $84,000
California 4,530 $109,340
Texas 3,080 $70,820
Pennsylvania 2,130 $78,740
Illinois 1,510 $79,600
Massachusetts 1,490 $82,120
Ohio 1,420 $73,420
Virginia 1,200 $66,930
New Jersey 1,150 $87,050
Florida 1,060 $74,050
North Carolina 1,020 $68,210
Michigan 930 $86,780
Washington 860 $62,490
Colorado 800 $60,510
Connecticut 770 $88,570
Minnesota 710 $76,690
Tennessee 660 $65,170
Missouri 650 $73,750
Kentucky 630 $62,920
Indiana 590 $74,830

Below are the states where Psychology Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $109,340
District of Columbia $99,050
Connecticut $88,570
New Jersey $87,050
Michigan $86,780
Idaho $84,460
New York $84,000
Rhode Island $83,240
Massachusetts $82,120
Iowa $80,600

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Sociology Professors 270
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Political Science Professors 220
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 100
Geography Professors 100


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