How much does a Psychologist make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a psychologist is $104,273 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
Best-paid skills and qualifications for psychologists
The jobs requiring this certification have increase by 21.23% since 2018. Psychologists with this certification earn +18.95% more than the average base salary, which is $104,273 per year.
Top companies hiring psychologists with the recommended certification
More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
Genetics & Genomics
49% of Psychologists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a psychologist?
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