Other Psychologists Salary in U.S.

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 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. Other Psychologists Salary in U.S. (2018 survey)

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,220
25th Percentile Wage
$72,540
50th Percentile Wage
$100,770
75th Percentile Wage
$113,440
90th Percentile Wage
$127,510

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 $127,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $100,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,220. 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 209% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other psychologists from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$100,770
3.01% 10.67%
2017
$97,740
2.08% -
2016
$95,710
1.17% -
2015
$94,590
2.62% -
2014
$92,110
1.05% -
2013
$91,140
1.23% -
2012
$90,020
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Table 2. Other Psychologists Salary by Industry Sector (2018 survey)

The average salaries of other psychologists in 5 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 educational services sector with an annual salary $104,160. The lowest paying sector is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector (annual salary $83,400).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Educational Services
$104,160
Federal, State, and Local Government
$102,450
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$102,310
Health Care and Social Assistance
$85,930
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$83,400

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Psychologists by States (2018 survey)

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 $112,350. The highest paying state for other psychologists is California with a median annual salary of $112,350. 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
$112,350
Maryland
$106,670
New Hampshire
$106,060
New Jersey
$104,940
Hawaii
$104,490
Connecticut
$104,140
New York
$103,630
Minnesota
$102,640
Kansas
$102,420
Virginia
$101,790
Georgia
$101,780
Ohio
$101,770
Washington
$100,930
Michigan
$100,450
Illinois
$99,620
Alaska
$99,320
Arizona
$99,080
South Carolina
$98,900
Texas
$98,900
Alabama
$98,890
Missouri
$98,890
Arkansas
$98,890
Pennsylvania
$98,420
Iowa
$97,740
North Carolina
$97,650
Wyoming
$97,430
Oregon
$97,240
District of Columbia
$96,980
Massachusetts
$96,410
New Mexico
$96,290
Mississippi
$96,010
Oklahoma
$95,990
Tennessee
$95,990
Kentucky
$95,990
Utah
$95,990
Colorado
$95,710
Idaho
$95,370
Indiana
$93,470
Florida
$93,280
South Dakota
$93,070
Maine
$93,070
West Virginia
$93,060
Puerto Rico
$92,360
Wisconsin
$90,160
North Dakota
$88,680
Nevada
$76,560
Louisiana
$76,410
Nebraska
$72,170
Rhode Island
$57,090
Montana
$55,650
Vermont
$49,310



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