Salary for Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Also known as:  Child Psychologist, Child Psychometrist, Clinical Psychologist, Eating Disorder Psychologist, Educational Psychologist, Geropsychologist, Pediatric Psychologist, School Psychologist, School Psychometrist, Vocational Psychologist helps education professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists use their training to identify cognitive, behavioral, emotional, and psychological problems in patients or students. They may use child, family, or group therapies, and behavior modification to address problems that are encountered. Additionally, these professionals may consult with family members or other treating physicians and therapists to determine the extent of problems, and to create effective treatment plans. They are required to have a gradaute education in psychology, and licensing may also be necessary.

A Clinical, Counseling, or School Psychologist will usually earn a wage of around 56000 and 84000 based on seniority. Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists can expect a compensation of Seventy Four Thousand Two Hundred dollars on an annual basis.

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists are compensated most highly in New Jersey, where they get pay of just about $92380. People in this career have the highest salaries in Other Services (except Public Administration), where they earn average pay scales of $94120.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 21.97 percent nationwide in that time.
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists tend to make the most in the following industries
Management of Companies and Enterprises $94,120
Other Services (except Public Administration) $81,180
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $76,190
Health Care and Social Assistance $75,360
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $74,420
Public Administration $72,820
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Finance and Insurance $62,660
Educational Services $70,020
Public Administration $72,820
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $74,420
Health Care and Social Assistance $75,360
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $76,190
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