Experimental Psychologist Salary

An Experimental Psychologist earns an average salary of $72,414 per year.

$48,288 - $101,536

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$48,288 - $101,536  
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$49,316 - $101,063  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Job Description for Experimental Psychologist

Experimental psychologists are psychologists specifically concerned with increasing their scientific knowledge of psychology by collecting data and conducting research. Unlike clinical or practicing psychologists, they are concerned more with analyzing the thoughts of others, specifically by performing experiments.


Experimental Psychologist Tasks

  • Document experiments and test results.
  • Conduct experiments to analyze problems in psychology.
  • Formulate hypotheses and experimental designs.
  • Compare and investigate data relative to original hypotheses.
  • Select, control and modify variables in laboratory experiments.

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Years of Experience

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1-4 years
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 7%