Average Early-Career Psychologist with Clinical Psychology Skills Salary

$72,717
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,750
Bonus
$9,000
Commission
$2,125
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The average salary for an Early-Career Psychologist with Clinical Psychology skills is $72,717.
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$73k
90%
$95k
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Salary
$49k - $95k
Bonus
$295 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Commission
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$48k - $105k

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Job Description for Psychologist

Psychologist Tasks
  • Conduct psychological exams, providing recommendations about courses of treatment and diagnosis.
  • Participate in and recruit for applied research in psychology.
  • Respond to crises with appropriate interventions and change treatment plans to respond to changing circumstances.
  • Administer and interpret psychological tests and measurements, and document results internally and for patients.
  • Guide patients through treatment regimens like behavior modification, psychotherapy, and group therapy.

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Popular Skills for Psychologist

Skills in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning and Clinical Research are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Forensic Psychology, Clinical Supervision and Counseling.

Pay by Experience Level for Psychologist

An entry-level Psychologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,910 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career Psychologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,124 based on 322 salaries. An experienced Psychologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,572 based on 311 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,269.
Employees with Psychologist in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 9.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (6.6% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (1.9% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 967 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.1%
Mid Career
33.3%
Experienced
32.2%
Late Career
28.4%