Table 3 Percentages of participants ranking career factor as most important

From: Why (Not) School Psychology?: a Survey of Undergraduate Psychology Majors’ Preferences

Factor Percentage
Interested in area of psychology 65
Interested in population served 14
Salary/potential for earning 12
Setting 2
Potential for professional growth 2
Flexibility of schedule/work hours 2
Prestige of position 1
Potential for professional advancement 0.6
Ease of obtaining a position 0.4