$70,449
Avg. Salary
$17.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Behavioral Psychologist is $17.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Behavioral Psychologist is $70,449 per year.

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MEDIAN $70,449
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$0$114K
Salary $36,241 - $114,221
Bonus $2,095
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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$29,958 - $111,774
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 40
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $10.20 - $40.91
Overtime $26.00
Annual Data $0$111K
Bonus $2,095
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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$29,958 - $111,774
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Behavioral Psychologist

Behavioral psychologists are tasked with observing human behavior to interpret and predict how humans may behave in certain situations. They must be able to understand patients and read their emotional responses, and they may perform a variety of techniques and work-methods on a regular basis, such as hypnosis, psychotherapy, personality tests, and surveys to better understand patients' thoughts and feelings.

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Behavioral Psychologist Tasks
  • Assess and evaluate patients.
  • Keep detailed records.
  • Recommend treatment plans, work with interdisciplinary team to coordinate patient treatment.
  • Provide treatment and preventative counseling and treatment.

Behavioral Psychologist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Behavioral Psychologist

Pay by Experience for a Behavioral Psychologist has a neutral trend. An entry-level Behavioral Psychologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Behavioral Psychologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Behavioral Psychologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 5 salaries. A Behavioral Psychologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Behavioral Psychologist

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

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Experience Affects Behavioral Psychologist Salaries

Experienced
▲45%

Mid-Career
▲19%

National Average
$68,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Late-Career
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 11%