Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists Salary Information in Amarillo, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in Amarillo, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in Amarillo is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists in Amarillo, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,170
25th Percentile Wage
$43,120
50th Percentile Wage
$52,800
75th Percentile Wage
$60,880
90th Percentile Wage
$68,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in Amarillo, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $68,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of clinical, counseling, and school psychologists from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$52,800
-1.19% -1.89%
2015
$53,430
-0.69% -
2012
$53,800
- -

Table 3. Compare Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists Salary in Amarillo with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $52,800, Amarillo is the lowest paying city for clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in state of Texas, following city of Fort Worth-Arlington (median annual salary of $75,460). In comparison, the median annual salary of clinical, counseling, and school psychologists in Amarillo is 30.0 percent (30.0%) lower than that in the highest paying city Fort Worth-Arlington.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fort Worth-Arlington
$75,460
Laredo
$73,360
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$71,970
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$69,920
El Paso
$68,600
Brownsville-Harlingen
$68,360
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$68,000
Abilene
$65,870
Longview
$65,810
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$65,690
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$64,480
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$64,120
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$63,950
Corpus Christi
$63,840
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$63,670
Waco
$62,560
Lubbock
$61,920
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$59,060
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$58,530
Texarkana-Texarkana
$58,010
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$57,990
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$57,460
Wichita Falls
$57,190
San Angelo
$56,790
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$56,710
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$55,690
College Station-Bryan
$54,010
Tyler
$53,470
Amarillo
$52,800



See also: Top paying jobs in Amarillo, Texas.