All About Psychologists
Occupation Description All psychologists not listed separately.
Types of Psychologist
- Mental Tester
- Health Psychologist
- Behavioral Scientist
Is There Job Demand for Psychologists?
In the United States, there were 17,400 jobs for Psychologist in 2016. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 10.3% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 1,800 new jobs for Psychologist by 2026. There will be an estimated 1,300 positions for Psychologist per year.
The states with the most job growth for Psychologist are Wyoming, Florida, and Idaho. Watch out if you plan on working in Oregon, South Dakota, or Oklahoma. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
Do Psychologists Make A Lot Of Money?
The average yearly salary of a Psychologist ranges between $41,220 and $127,510.
Psychologists who work in California, Maryland, or New Hampshire, make the highest salaries.
How much do Psychologists make in each U.S. state?
|State||Annual Mean Salary|
|District of Columbia||$95,380|
Where do Psychologists Work?
Psychologists work in the following industries:
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