Psychologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Psychologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $46,840
New York $33,280

How do psychologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Psychologists earn 10% less than similar careers in California. On average, they make less than registered nurses but more than licensed practical nurses.

Career Median Salary
Registered nurse salary $83K
Scientist salary $45K
Health educator salary $44K
Nurse salary $59K
Physical therapist salary $73K
Psychologist salary $47K
Medical and clinical laboratory technician salary $41K
Urban planner salary $47K
Optician salary $36K
Licensed practical nurse salary $48K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)