Average Child Psychologist Salary

$68,936
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,000
Bonus
$6,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Child Psychologist is $68,936.
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$43k
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$69k
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$98k
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MEDIAN $68,936
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Salary
$43k - $98k
Bonus
$250 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$41k - $101k

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Job Description for Child Psychologist

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Popular Skills for Child Psychologist

Skills in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Clinical Psychology, Patient Counseling, Counseling and Childhood Education are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Child Psychologist

An entry-level Child Psychologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,552 based on 80 salaries. An early career Child Psychologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,354 based on 121 salaries. A mid-career Child Psychologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,251 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Child Psychologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,713 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,000.
Employees with Child Psychologist in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 117.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (26.9% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (13.0% less) and New York, New York (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 288 survey responses.
Entry Level
27.8%
Early Career
42.0%
Mid Career
16.7%
Experienced
8.7%
Late Career
4.9%