A Psychologist earns an average salary of Rs 356,971 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

Rs 176,603 - Rs 822,770
Rs 180K
Rs 350K
Rs 820K
MEDIAN: Rs 351,359
10%
50%
90%
Rs 203 - Rs 1,008
Rs 500
MEDIAN: Rs 500
50%
Rs 0Rs 965K
Salary Rs 176,603 - Rs 822,770
Bonus Rs 2,980 - Rs 101,014
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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Rs 178,580 - Rs 965,013
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 131
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 1K
Hourly Rate Rs 500
Hourly Tips Rs 0.00
Overtime Rs 700
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 965K
Bonus Rs 2,980 - Rs 101,014
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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Rs 178,580 - Rs 965,013
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Psychologist

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 doctors. Psychologists may also communicate with family members and other care providers. Additionally, they conduct a significant amount of verbal interviews, as well as collaboration with other professionals; report writing is extensive and need to be clear as a medical record, as well as for other care providers when necessary.

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Psychologist Tasks

  • Conduct psychological exams, providing recommendations about courses of treatment and diagnosis.
  • Participate in and recruit for applied research in psychology.
  • Respond to crises with appropriate interventions and change treatment plans to respond to changing circumstances.
  • Administer and interpret psychological tests and measurements, and document results internally and for patients.
  • Guide patients through treatment regimens like behavior modification, psychotherapy, and group therapy.

Psychologist Pay By Employer

$0$182K

Self-Employed
24 profiles
$119,857

$97,436

$89,246

$108,094

Corizon
5 profiles
$72,348

Psychologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 357,889

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Psychologist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Psychologist?

Psychologist in Mumbai:
"Hectic."
Pros: Mumbai has a lot to offer.many opportunities.
Cons: Traveling, not many vacancies available.

Psychologist in New Delhi:
"Healthy Relationships."
Pros: Healthy work environment. Feel-good experience after being able to help clients.
Cons: Less probability for growth. Not much awareness among people about this field.

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Key Stats for Psychologist

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
4%

Experience Affects Psychologist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲70%

National Average
Rs 358,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Psychologist Salaries

National Average
Rs 358,000

Clinical Psychology
▼33%

Counseling
▼36%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 63%