Table 5 Percentages of participants ranking school psychology career factor as most important

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

Factor Percentage
Interested in area of psychology 42
Interested in population served 20
Salary/potential for earning 14
Setting 12
Flexibility of schedule/work hours 5
Potential for professional growth 2
Ease of obtaining a position 2
Potential for professional advancement 1
Prestige of position 1