Avg. Base Salary (AUD)
The average salary for a Psychologist is AU$76,803
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Psychologists?
An entry-level Psychologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$70,792 based on 52 salaries. An early career Psychologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$74,905 based on 419 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Psychologists Do?
Psychologists employ their education and knowledge of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V) to provide diagnostic interviews, psychological testing, and individual and group psychotherapy. They may work as part of a multidisciplinary team, and consult with other professionals regarding patient care. These other professionals vary depending upon the type of psychologist. For instance, a school psychologist may work with teachers, social workers, counselors, and …Read more