A Psychologist earns an average salary of £30,435 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Clinical Psychology is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£16,159 - £59,525
£16K
£31K
£60K
MEDIAN: £30,737
10%
50%
90%

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£13.73 - £60.50
£29
MEDIAN: £29.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Salary
£16,159 - £59,525  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £16,483  
Total Pay (?
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£16,642 - £69,531  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£21£42£63
Hourly Rate
£29.00  
   
Overtime
£40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Bonus
£0.00 - £16,483  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£16,642 - £69,531  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Pay by Experience Level for Psychologist

Pay by Experience for a Psychologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Psychologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 42 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Psychologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Psychologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 13 salaries. A Psychologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £31,690

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Key Stats for Psychologist

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Psychologist Salaries

Experienced
▲58%

Late-Career
▲36%

Mid-Career
▲22%

National Average
₤32,000

▼13%

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 56%
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