Other Psychologists Salary Information

The salary statistics of other psychologists are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other psychologists within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other psychologists annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Other Psychologists Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,690
25th Percentile Wage
$66,810
50th Percentile Wage
$95,710
75th Percentile Wage
$109,770
90th Percentile Wage
$127,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other psychologists. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other psychologists is $127,710. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $95,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,690. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 206% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other psychologists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201695,7101.17%5.95%
201594,5902.62%-
201492,1101.05%-
201391,1401.23%-
201290,020--

Table 2. Other Psychologists Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other psychologists in 4 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other psychologists occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $98,520. The lowest paying sector is the educational services sector (annual salary $70,610).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$98,520
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$89,780
Health Care and Social Assistance
$86,520
Educational Services
$70,610

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Psychologists by States

From the above tables we note that not only other psychologists salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other psychologists in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $49,310 to $106,920. The highest paying state for other psychologists is California with a median annual salary of $106,920. The lowest paying state is Vermont with a median annual salary of $49,310. For more salary information of other psychologists profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
California
$106,920
New Jersey
$104,940
Rhode Island
$104,780
New York
$104,380
Maryland
$101,380
Illinois
$101,050
Connecticut
$99,260
District of Columbia
$98,150
Iowa
$97,740
Hawaii
$96,770
Ohio
$96,550
Washington
$96,310
Arizona
$95,850
North Carolina
$95,810
Texas
$95,720
Alabama
$95,710
Missouri
$95,710
South Carolina
$95,710
South Dakota
$95,710
Tennessee
$95,710
Virginia
$95,710
Oregon
$95,070
Pennsylvania
$94,770
Nebraska
$94,580
Colorado
$93,790
Indiana
$93,350
Georgia
$93,060
Kentucky
$92,890
Michigan
$92,880
Arkansas
$92,880
Utah
$92,880
New Mexico
$92,350
West Virginia
$90,710
Oklahoma
$90,620
Wisconsin
$90,350
Kansas
$90,180
Minnesota
$89,580
Florida
$87,610
Mississippi
$87,260
Montana
$84,430
Louisiana
$84,430
Massachusetts
$83,960
North Dakota
$83,450
Puerto Rico
$78,450
Vermont
$49,310


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