Average Counseling Psychologist Salary

$58,311
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$1,500
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$5,000
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The average salary for a Counseling Psychologist is $58,311.
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$34k
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$58k
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$90k
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What Do Counseling Psychologists Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Counseling Psychologists?

Skills in Patient Counseling and Training are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Clinical Psychology, Clinical Supervision and Counseling.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Counseling Psychologists?

An entry-level Counseling Psychologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,436 based on 13 salaries. An early career Counseling Psychologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,261 based on 63 salaries. A mid-career Counseling Psychologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,735 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Counseling Psychologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,668 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,001.
Employees with Counseling Psychologist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 2.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (33.2% less), Chicago, Illinois (14.3% less) and New York, New York (14.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 141 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.2%
Early Career
44.7%
Mid Career
20.6%
Experienced
16.3%
Late Career
9.2%