Average Entry-Level Child Psychologist Salary

$66,552
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$2,200
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Child Psychologist is $66,552.
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$40k
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$67k
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$88k
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MEDIAN $66,552
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Salary
$40k - $88k
Bonus
$0 - $13k
Total Pay
$39k - $90k

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Job Description for Child Psychologist

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Pay by Experience Level for Child Psychologist

An early career Child Psychologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,354 based on 112 salaries. A mid-career Child Psychologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,974 based on 42 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.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 195 survey responses.
Early Career
57.4%
Mid Career
21.5%
Experienced
12.8%
Late Career
8.2%