Child Psychologist Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Child Psychologist is $70,999 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Child Psychologist Total Pay (?
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$35,608 - $110,000
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MEDIAN: $70,998
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Child Psychologist Total Pay (?
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$14.79 - $123.07
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MEDIAN: $49.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$35,608 - $110,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,022  
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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$35,360 - $153,867  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $123.07  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,022  
   
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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$35,360 - $153,867  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 61
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Job Description for Child Psychologist
  • Counsel patients and groups regarding problems.
  • Develop and evaluate treatment plans for children.
  • Develop and implement individual treatment plans and monitor effectiveness.
  • Manage caseload and documentation.
  • Accompany children through medical procedures.

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Experience Affects Child Psychologist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 27%
Mid-Career
up arrow 11%
National Average
$75,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
81%
female alumni
 
Male
19%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 23%
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