Psychologists

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Occupation Description

Study and understand mental disorders and emotional issues. Treat patients in a multitude of environments both public and private, and develop new strategies to treat persistent disorders.

Estimated Income

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Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

10350

Job Openings By 2020

8700

Growth Rate

18.2%

Required Education

Master's degree
Specific Programs:
Masters of Science In Psychology

Required Work Experience

None

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