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School psychologist salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Average $55,475
Low $40,970
High $75,115
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a school psychologist is $55,475 per year in the United States. 7.6k salaries reported, updated at September 29, 2023

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Top companies for School Psychologists in United States

  1. Genius Therapy
    24 reviews59 salaries reported
    $111,765per year
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Highest paying cities for School Psychologists near United States

  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $67,871 per year
    56 salaries reported
  2. Oakland, CA
    $64,918 per year
    49 salaries reported
  3. Reading, PA
    $64,806 per year
    14 salaries reported
  1. Seattle, WA
    $64,414 per year
    32 salaries reported
  2. Anchorage, AK
    $59,285 per year
    28 salaries reported
  3. San Jose, CA
    $57,465 per year
    38 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $57,064 per year
    105 salaries reported
  2. Glendale, AZ
    $52,971 per year
    31 salaries reported
  3. Tempe, AZ
    $52,782 per year
    42 salaries reported
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Where can a School Psychologist earn more?

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Most common benefits for School Psychologists

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Paid housing
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 291 ratings

62% of School Psychologists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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Common questions about salaries for a School Psychologist

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