Employed Psychology PhDs by Setting: 1997
In 1997, the single largest proportion of PhD psychologists (39.8%) was employed in educational settings. The second largest proportion included self-employed psychologists and psychologists in for-profit business settings (38.8%).
* This category includes businesses and incorporated private practices.
Source: 1997 Survey of Doctorate Recipients, National Research Council and National Science Foundation. Compiled by APA Research Office, March 1999.