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Highest Paying Industries for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

The top 20 highest paying industries for industrial-organizational psychologists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $114,060, research and development in the social sciences and humanities is the highest paying industry for industrial-organizational psychologists. It is followed by scientific research and development services industry (average annual salary $111,130). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of industrial-organizational psychologists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 20 Highest Paying Industries for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

See also: Highest paying cities for industrial-organizational psychologists.