The average salary for a Child Psychologist in Chicago, Illinois is $87,500.
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Job Description for Child Psychologist
Child psychologists/therapists diagnose and treat children 17 years old or younger who have mental, social, behavioral, or emotional problems. They are counseling professionals and highly-trained specialists who use a multidisciplinary approach which takes into consideration the child's home, school, and social environment. Their work environment may range from a school setting to a large clinic or private practice, and their common goal is to make helpful decisions for the betterment of their p…Read more
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Employees with Child Psychologist in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 71.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (31.4% less), New York, New York (24.5% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (20.2% less).
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