Clinical psychologist main aims are to reduce the client’s distress and also improving the mental well being of the clients. In order to achieve their aim, they use psychological approach and also research to get positive changes for the client as well as provide numbers of treatment forms.
According the latest clinical psychologist job trends, clinical psychologist salary is as below:
Lower Salary is $26,995
Average Salary is $64,885
Median Salary is $53,985
Highest Salary is $402,845
Salary Range $26,995 – $402,845
Clinical psychologist salary data based on real job postings and can be vary with the changes in the clinical psychologist salary posting range.
How Much Do Psychologists Make?
|Profession / Job||Lowest Salary||Average Salary||Median Salary||Highest Salary|
|Clinical Psychologist Salary||$26,995||$64,885||$53,985||$402,845|
|Counseling Psychologist Salary||$24,500||$47,810||$46,000||$95,055|
|Developmental Psychologist Salary||$22,000||$47,920||$42,025||$80,000|
|Educational Psychologist Salary||$29,000||$42,955||$37,750||$84,035|
|Forensic Psychologist Salary||$38,770||$61,490||$61,490||$122,849|
|Industrial Psychologist Salary||$37,785||$85,705||$55,030||$468,000|
|Research Psychologist Salary||$33,800||$74,140||$76,230||$114,025|
|School Psychologist Salary||$24,700||$51,930||$50,253||$114,400|
|Social Psychologist Salary||$31,200||$45,710||$41,600||$88,000|
|Sports Psychologist Salary||$36,565||$41,055||$41,600||$45,000|
|Child Psychologist Salary||$37,000||$66,115||$66,115||$110,206|
|Criminal Psychologist Salary||$32,295||$59,095||$59,095||$99,325|
|Health Psychologist Salary||–||$91,810||–||–|
What Clinical Psychologists Do?
Clinical psychologist woks with various of clients from all ages who face different physical and mental health concern including mental illness, depression, anxiety, neurological disorder, eating disorders, learning disability, personal and family matters and the like.
The psychologist works together with the clients on series of sessions to diagnose, assess, and also treat the client’s condition. They can also work in a client group, hospitals, and also social service.
The main responsibilities of clinical psychologist includes:
- Assess client’s abilities, needs, and also behavior with various methods such as interviews, psychometric tests, behavioral observation, and the like.
- Offer therapy or treatment for mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, and other behavioral problems.