Clinical Psychologist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$86,000
$68,000
Min 10%
$86,000
Median 50%
$110,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Hartford HealthCare
Highest Paying City
Vacaville, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
5.8 years
How much does a clinical psychologist make?
The national average salary for a Clinical Psychologist in the U.S. is $87,043 annually or $41.85 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 42,000. The top 10 percent earn over $110,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $68,000 annually. Health Care companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Clinical Psychologists. California, Nevada, Utah, New Hampshire, and Mississippi are some of the states with the best Clinical Psychologist salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Clinical Psychologist is 5.8 years.
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Average Clinical Psychologist Salary By Location

Clinical Psychologists in the US makes an average salary of $87,043 per year or $41.85 per hour. Vacaville, CA reports the highest Clinical Psychologist salaries at $112,639 per year. Even as an entry-level Clinical Psychologist, you will make $77,000 per year in Vacaville, CA. Some of the states with the best Clinical Psychologist salaries are California, Nevada, Utah, New Hampshire, Mississippi, Rhode Island, and Nebraska. On the other hand, Michigan, Georgia, Virginia, Hawaii, and Minnesota report the lowest wages for Clinical Psychologists.

Map of Clinical Psychologist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Clinical Psychologists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Clinical Psychologist Salary By Company

Clinical Psychologist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Clinical Psychologists are Health Care companies and Technology companies. Hartford HealthCare and Truman Medical Centers are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Lee Health and DMGAZ report highly competitive salaries for Clinical Psychologists.

Clinical Psychologist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Clinical Psychologist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Clinical Psychologist can range from $85,489 to $124,520 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Clinical Psychologist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Supervisory Clinical Psychologist-Esep/Mp
04/27/2020
$108,486
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$94,512
Clinical Psychologist
04/27/2020
$76,721
Supervisory Clinical Psychologist
04/27/2020
$91,231
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04/25/2020
$67,672
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04/24/2020
$91,231
Clinical Psychologist-LCC
04/23/2020
$85,000
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Clinical Psychologist (Drug Abuse Program Coordinator)
04/22/2020
$100,355
Harmony United Psychiatric Care
Clinical Psychologist/Neuropsychologist
04/15/2020
$80,000
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Clinical Psychologist
04/15/2020
$133,447
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