Clinical Psychologist salary in United States

How much does a Clinical Psychologist make in the United States?

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Flexible Schedule
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The average salary for a clinical psychologist is $96,045 per year in the United States. 3.8k salaries reported, updated at January 20, 2022.

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Highest paying cities for Clinical Psychologists in United States

  1. Tampa, FL
    $191,114 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Soledad, CA
    $122,458 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Coalinga, CA
    $119,865 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Sacramento, CA
    $114,719 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $104,569 per year
    34 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $100,335 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $97,318 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $92,117 per year
    41 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $88,792 per year
    57 salaries reported
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Where can a Clinical Psychologist earn more?

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Most common benefits for Clinical Psychologists

  • Flexible schedule
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Relocation assistance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • License reimbursement
  • Professional development assistance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 22 ratings

73% of Clinical Psychologists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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