A Psychologist earns an average salary of AU$69,291 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$49,869 - AU$97,525
AU$50K
AU$71K
AU$98K
MEDIAN: AU$71,025
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50%
90%
AU$31.30 - AU$140.00
AU$31
AU$47
AU$140
MEDIAN: AU$47.30
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$118K
Salary AU$49,869 - AU$97,525
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,067
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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AU$53,104 - AU$118,626
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 266
Hourly Data AU$0AU$140
Hourly Rate AU$31.30 - AU$140.00
Overtime AU$98.87
Annual Data AU$0AU$118K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,067
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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AU$53,104 - AU$118,626
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 99

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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 AU$68,000 based on 216 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 AU$81,000 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Psychologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$93,000 based on 61 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 AU$94,000 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$76,457

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Q: What is it like working as a Psychologist?

Psychologist in Melbourne:
Pros: Making a change; I. Ntellectually challenging;
Cons: Over worked; Mentally draining; Poor to no supervision; Limited benefits; No flexibility. Stress levels.

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Key Stats for Psychologist

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Psychologist Salaries

▲23%

▲21%

▲6%

National Average
AU$76,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Psychologist Salaries


National Average
AU$76,000

▼1%

psychology
▼8%

Assessment
▼9%

Forensic Psychology
▼15%

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 90%
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