Average Late-Career Psychologist Salary

$88,958
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,000
Bonus
$7,500
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The average salary for a Late-Career Psychologist is $88,958.
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$60k
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$89k
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$140k
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MEDIAN $88,958
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Salary
$60k - $140k
Bonus
$0 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$61k - $206k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Psychologist

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Psychologist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
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 Psychology and Diagnosis and Treatment Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Forensic Psychology, Counseling and Clinical Supervision.

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 $60,148 based on 161 salaries. An early career Psychologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,576 based on 1,005 salaries. A mid-career Psychologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,231 based on 528 salaries. An experienced Psychologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,381 based on 520 salaries.
Employees with Psychologist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 82.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (22.4% more) and Miami, Florida (15.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.0% less) and Los Angeles, California (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,214 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.3%
Early Career
45.4%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
23.5%