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Psychologist salary in Connecticut

How much does a Psychologist make in Connecticut?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $86,063
Low $59,535
High $124,413
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a psychologist is $86,063 per year in Connecticut. 99 salaries reported, updated at November 27, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Connecticut

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Psychologists in Connecticut

  1. Comprehensive Psychiatric Care
    6 reviews6 salaries reported
    $150,316per year
  2. $109,343per year
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Highest paying cities for Psychologists near Connecticut

  1. Waterbury, CT
    $148,625 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Granby, CT
    $135,045 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Trumbull, CT
    $130,396 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Danbury, CT
    $123,710 per year
    28 salaries reported
  2. New Haven, CT
    $121,201 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Norwich, CT
    $108,387 per year
    23 salaries reported
  1. Middletown, CT
    $91,197 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Hartford, CT
    $90,307 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Bristol, CT
    $87,692 per year
    18 salaries reported
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Where can a Psychologist earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Psychologists

Most recommended certification

BC/BE(earn +18.95% more)

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 $86,063 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this certificationChange from previous year
2012887increase by 887
20133033increase by 241.94%
20144502increase by 48.43%
20152228decrease by 50.51%
20163628increase by 62.84%
20172932decrease by 19.18%
20183137increase by 6.99%
20193803increase by 21.23%

Top companies hiring Psychologists with the recommended certification

Connecticut Children's
Supportive Care LLC
Behavioral Wellness Clinic
Yale University
Senior Living Communities
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Top specialties
Genetics & Genomics
Top licenses
Medical License

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Psychologists

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 85 ratings

49% of Psychologists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Connecticut?

Clinical Psychologist

Job openings

Average $85,815 per year

Mental Health Technician

Job openings

Average $27.25 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Psychologist

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