The highest paying states 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 of industrial-organizational psychologists in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $136,120, Tennessee is the highest paying state for industrial-organizational psychologists. It is followed by Virginia (average annual salary $125,070). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 . For more salary information of industrial-organizational psychologists in a specific state, use the links in the table.
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Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of industrial-organizational psychologists in those states is not available at this time.See also: Highest paying industries for industrial-organizational psychologists, Top Paying Jobs in America.