The average salary for an Entry-Level Psychologist is $63,011 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Forensic Psychology and Clinical Research.

$39,944 - $90,758
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MEDIAN: $63,011
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$13.91 - $98.38
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MEDIAN: $31.16
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$39,944 - $90,758  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,955  
Profit Sharing
$3,375  
Commission
$12,000  
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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$39,057 - $98,035  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 696
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$110$220$330
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $98.38  
   
Hourly Tips
$13.04  
Overtime
$1.00 - $305.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$220K$440K$660K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,955  
   
Commission
$12,000  
Profit Sharing
$3,375  
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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$39,057 - $98,035  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 126

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National Average: $64,187

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Key Stats for Psychologist

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.
073
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Psychologist Salaries

Forensic Psychology
up arrow 12%

Clinical Research
up arrow 10%


Clinical Supervision
up arrow 6%

National Average
$64,000


Assessment
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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