Salary for School Psychologists

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Also known as:  Child Psychologist, Child Psychometrist, Clinical Psychologist, Eating Disorder Psychologist, Educational Psychologist, Geropsychologist, Pediatric Psychologist, School Psychologist, School Psychometrist, Vocational Psychologist

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A School Psychologist can earn average salaries of between $46,410 - $138,550 based on tenure and industry expertise. will most likely receive an average compensation of eigthy-nine thousand two hundred and ninety dollars every year.

are paid most highly in California, where they receive compensation, on average, of near $115,830. People in this career receive the best pay in Health Care and Social Assistance, where they receive an average salary rate of $97,820.

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SALARY TREND

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 57.64 percent nationwide in that time.

INDUSTRIES

School Psychologists tend to make the most in the following industries:

Health Care and Social Assistance
$97,820
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$96,860
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$94,800
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$93,090
Public Administration
$92,440
Finance and Insurance
$89,450

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Other Services (except Public Administration)
$58,520
Educational Services
$80,600
Finance and Insurance
$89,450
Public Administration
$92,440
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$93,090
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$94,800