The highest average salaries go to Clinical Psychologists, who bring in close to around $281K, though Life Coachs are not far behind at $156K along with Tutors ($62K) and Handymans (about $44K). Self-Employed hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Certified Nurse Assistants ($25K).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $125K annually) can be spotted in Seattle; New York ($114K), Los Angeles (approximately $99K), and Houston ($94K) are the next top-paying cities. Atlanta is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging around $51K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of about $103K per year) in Washington.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $41K. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see an average salaries of about $53K. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Self-Employed employees (39 percent) have 20 years or more of experience and typically earn $73K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Psychologists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $304K. Salaries typically rise to around $130K per year for accredited Licensed Massage Therapists. The highest-paying degree here is a Doctorate (PhD), Psychology; Self-Employed awards approximately $296K to these degree-holders.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Clinical Psychology; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $250K. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Elder Care; nearly one-tenth deem it necessary for work. Many workers usually know Home Health/Home Care, Counseling, and Project Management as well.
Benefits and Perks
One-tenth of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. One in eight workers receive health insurance, and less than ten percent of workers get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as a casual working environment, flexible hours, a subsidized cell phone, none (contract-based), free drinks, and optional telecommute / work from home.