Average Mid-Career Psychologist with Forensic Psychology Skills Salary

$93,894
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$2,955
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Psychologist with Forensic Psychology skills is $93,894.
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$45k
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$94k
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$133k
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MEDIAN $93,894
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Salary
$45k - $133k
Bonus
$12 - $5k
Total Pay
$41k - $134k

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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.

Career Paths

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Psychologist
Clinical Psychologist
School Psychologist
Psychotherapist
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Psychologist

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

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 $67,333 based on 5 salaries. An early career Psychologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,653 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Psychologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,589 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,565.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 151 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.3%
Early Career
51.7%
Experienced
23.8%
Late Career
21.2%