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Other Psychologists Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of other psychologists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other psychologists salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Psychologists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,700
25th Percentile Wage
$84,040
50th Percentile Wage
$98,520
75th Percentile Wage
$108,730
90th Percentile Wage
$117,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other psychologists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $117,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $98,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other psychologists is $44,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other psychologists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201698,5201.21%5.87%
201597,3303.00%-
201494,4101.76%-
201392,7500.01%-
201292,740--

Compare Other Psychologists Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of other psychologists in eight industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 state government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $120,210. The lowest paying industry is the state government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $65,730). For detailed other psychologists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$120,210
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$113,830
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$98,520
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$98,510
Federal government, including USPS
$98,510
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$98,040
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$97,640
State government, including schools and hospitals
$65,730

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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