The average hourly pay for an Applied Behavior Analyst is $16.74.
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Job Description for Applied Behavior Analyst
Applied behavior analysts (ABA) work to help patients overcome mental and social disabilities. A bachelor’s degree in psychology, behavioral analysis, or a related field is generally required for this position, and some employers may prefer applicants who have a master’s degree in addition to legal and professional certification, including an examination administered by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board. Many applied behavior analysts work with developmentally-disabled patients and autis…Read more
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Skills in Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), Problem Solving, Clinical Supervision and Disability Support are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Applied Behavior Analyst
An entry-level Applied Behavior Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.59 based on 17 salaries. An early career Applied Behavior Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.93 based on 63 salaries. A mid-career Applied Behavior Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.49 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Applied Behavior Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $32.50 based on 9 salaries.
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Employees with Applied Behavior Analyst in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 330.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (43.4% more) and Orlando, Florida (13.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Lake Charles, Louisiana (31.4% less) and Fort Wayne, Indiana (16.4% less).
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