Average Behavioral Psychologist Salary

$72,778
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Behavioral Psychologist is $72,778.
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$49k
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$73k
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$123k
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MEDIAN $72,778
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Salary
$49k - $123k
Bonus
$500 - $11k
Total Pay
$30k - $123k

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Job Description for Behavioral Psychologist

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Behavioral Psychologist

An early career Behavioral Psychologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,377 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Behavioral Psychologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,237 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Behavioral Psychologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,553 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,000.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 42 survey responses.
Early Career
47.6%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
16.7%
Late Career
11.9%