Psychology Professors in Texas
Considering a career as a Psychology Professor in Texas?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Psychology Professors in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Psychology Professors in Texas is growing faster than average.
Psychology Professors in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Psychology Professors Work in Texas?
In Texas, there were 3,080 people working as Psychology Professors in the year 2018.
There were 3,190 Psychology Professors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 110 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 430 Psychology Professors working in it, which means Texas has more Psychology Professors than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Psychology Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 17.7% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 15.1%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 340 annual job openings, and 4,060 total jobs in 2026 for Psychology Professors in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 4,500 annual jobs and 54,000 total jobs in 2026.
What do Psychology Professors Make in Texas?
In 2018 wages for Psychology Professors ranged from $19,320 to $131,010 with $70,820 being the median annual salary.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas 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|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||740||$70,730|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||630||$78,060|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||240||$96,930|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||210||$72,260|
|El Paso, TX||130||$100,260|
Top States for Psychology Professors Employment
The table below shows the states where most Psychology Professors work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Psychology Professors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$99,050|
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|Occupation||TX Employment Total|
|Political Science Professors||1,910|
|Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Professors||510|
|Anthropology and Archeology Professors||380|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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