National » Life, Physical, and Social Science » Other Psychologists » Health Care and Social Assistance

Other Psychologists Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of other psychologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other psychologists salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Psychologists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,030
25th Percentile Wage
$50,080
50th Percentile Wage
$85,930
75th Percentile Wage
$118,170
90th Percentile Wage
$157,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other psychologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other psychologists is $157,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $85,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other psychologists is $33,030.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other psychologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$85,930
-0.69% 11.06%
2016
$86,520
-1.12% -
2015
$87,490
4.13% -
2014
$83,880
2.91% -
2013
$81,440
6.15% -
2012
$76,430
- -

Compare Other Psychologists Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of other psychologists in 26 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for other psychologists occupations is the offices of all other health practitioners industry with an annual salary $132,090. The lowest paying industry is the residential intellectual and developmental disability facilities industry (annual salary $64,310). For detailed other psychologists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$132,090
Offices of Physicians
$94,780
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$94,150
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$94,150
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$89,680
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$89,670
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$89,290
Outpatient Care Centers
$88,980
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$88,900
Hospitals - Privately owned
$88,840
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$85,800
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$84,770
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$84,460
Hospitals - State government owned
$81,930
Social Assistance
$81,540
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$80,310
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$80,270
Individual and Family Services
$80,250
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$77,900
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$75,720
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$75,620
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$73,480
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$72,620
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)
$66,830
Other Residential Care Facilities
$65,360
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$64,310

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




Related:

Highest paying cities for other psychologists

Highest paying industries for other psychologists.