Outlook

Career Outlook for Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists

Also known as:  Developmental Psychologist, Experimental Psychologist, Forensic Psychologist, Neuropsychologist, Psychometrist, Psychotherapist, Rehabilitation Psychologist, Social Psychologist, Sports Psychologist
The overall job outlook for NeuroPsychologist or Clinical NeuroPsychologist careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 64.97 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 10.83 percent per year. Demand for Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists is expected to go up, with an expected 7,610 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 8.90 percent over the next few years.
TOP STATES
There are currently more Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists in the following states
California 1,240
Florida 1,000
New York 680
Maryland 590
Texas 570
Pennsylvania 480
Michigan 430
BOTTOM STATES
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists
Nebraska 30
New Hampshire 30
Mississippi 40
Utah 40
Maine 40
Montana 40
Idaho 50