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Psychology Professors in Maryland

Considering a career as a Psychology Professor in Maryland?

6.9% Jobs Projection
$77,960 Median Salary
30 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Psychology Professors Work in Maryland?

There were approximately 430 workers employed as Psychology Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 450 Psychology Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The amount of Psychology Professors working in the state is similar to the average state.


Job Projections for Maryland

Jobs for Psychology Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 6.9% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 15.1%.


Maryland Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 30 annual job openings, and a total of 310 jobs for Maryland 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 Maryland?

In 2018 wages for Psychology Professors ranged from $53,680 to $129,590 with $77,960 being the median annual salary.

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


Top Maryland 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
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 870 $90,950
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 520 $78,610
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 280 $74,250

Top States for Psychology Professors Employment

The table below shows the states 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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