How much does a Psychologist make?

Updated May 14, 2021

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Experience

$90,845 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,059 salaries

$59K

Low

$91K

Average

$139K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Psychologist is $90,845 in United States. Filter by location to see Psychologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,059 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Psychologist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Psychologist$90,845 /yr
L3
Psychology Manager$73,658 /yr
L4
Staff Psychologist$80,691 /yr
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Related Job Titles

Assistant Psychologist

$42,162

per year

Clinical Psychologist

$94,345

per year

Psychology

$99,956

per year

Research Psychologist

$96,054

per year

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Thriveworks
4.4

Thriveworks

Psychologist

$100,370

 /yr
Range: $100K - $100K
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$100K

$100K

$100,370 - $100,370 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

United States Federal Government

Psychologist

$87,189

 /yr
Range: $82K - $102K

$82K

$102K

$81,869 - $102,448 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Psychologist

$105,518

 /yr
Range: $62K - $147K

$62K

$147K

$61,504 - $146,666 Range

Doctor on Demand
4

Doctor on Demand

Psychologist

$108,906

 /yr
Range: $95K - $147K

$95K

$147K

$95,196 - $146,933 Range

LifeStance Health
3

LifeStance Health

Psychologist

$114,278

 /yr
Range: $57K - $122K

$57K

$122K

$56,911 - $121,628 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Psychologist

$130,377

 /yr
Range: $90K - $156K

$90K

$156K

$89,661 - $155,917 Range

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
3.6

$78K

$133K

$77,529 - $133,094 Range

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Wellpath
3.1

Wellpath

Psychologist

$97,266

 /yr
Range: $88K - $106K

$88K

$106K

$87,953 - $105,544 Range

California Department of State Hospitals
3.5

California Department of State Hospitals

Psychologist - Monthly

$9,982

 /mo
Range: $8K - $11K

$8K

$11K

$7,714 - $10,548 Range

Eventus WholeHealth
1.4

Eventus WholeHealth

Psychologist

$90,540

 /yr
Range: $91K - $91K

$91K

$91K

$90,540 - $90,540 Range

Kenmore Property

Psychologist

$79,993

 /yr
Range: $31K - $138K

$31K

$138K

$31,212 - $138,300 Range

CSC
3.7

CSC

Psychologist

$85,035

 /yr
Range: $83K - $93K

$83K

$93K

$82,650 - $93,422 Range

Virginia Tech
4.4

Virginia Tech

Psychologist

$63,564

 /yr
Range: $61K - $65K

$61K

$65K

$61,229 - $65,031 Range

Corizon Health
3.5

Corizon Health

Psychologist

$85,366

 /yr
Range: $82K - $93K

$82K

$93K

$81,745 - $92,810 Range

Northwell Health
4.1

Northwell Health

Psychologist

$96,231

 /yr
Range: $96K - $396K

$96K

$396K

$96,034 - $396,306 Range

Hopebridge
3.6

Hopebridge

Psychologist

$88,988

 /yr
Range: $86K - $97K

$86K

$97K

$85,883 - $97,266 Range

State of Ohio
3.6

State of Ohio

Psychologist

$80,023

 /yr
Range: $79K - $121K

$79K

$121K

$78,542 - $120,508 Range

CHE Behavioral Health Services
4.2

CHE Behavioral Health Services

Psychologist

$83,895

 /yr
Range: $67K - $89K

$67K

$89K

$66,514 - $88,686 Range

Montefiore Medical
3.7

Montefiore Medical

Psychologist

$81,227

 /yr
Range: $74K - $91K

$74K

$91K

$74,489 - $91,064 Range

Psychiatric Alternatives and Wellness Center

Psychiatric Alternatives and Wellness Center

Psychologist - Hourly

$83

 /hr
Range: $60 - $95

$60

$95

$60 - $95 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Psychologist salaries

The average salary for a Psychologist is $90,845 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 1059 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Psychologist employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Psychologist in United States is $138,931 per year.

The lowest salary for a Psychologist in United States is $59,402 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent psychologist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$96,000
per year
A Psychologist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$34,000
per year
A QIDP in the Huntsville, AL Area area reported making $34,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Huntsville, AL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$98,000
per year
A Psychologist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $98,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$9
hourly
A Psychology in the South Bend, IN Area area reported making $9 per hour
Job Highlights
South Bend, IN Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Psychologist in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$96,741
per year
A Psychologist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $96,741 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$96,741
per year
A Psychologist Peer Reviewer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $96,741 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public