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PSYD Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $144,500 $12,041 $2,778 $69
75th Percentile $127,500 $10,625 $2,451 $61
Average $103,494 $8,624 $1,990 $50
25th Percentile $80,000 $6,666 $1,538 $38
$37,500 - $47,999
2% of jobs
$48,000 - $58,499
0% of jobs
$58,500 - $68,999
9% of jobs
$69,000 - $79,499
11% of jobs
$80,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$79,500 - $89,999
14% of jobs
$90,000 - $100,499
12% of jobs
The average salary is $103,494 a year
$100,500 - $110,999
11% of jobs
$111,000 - $121,499
12% of jobs
$127,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$121,500 - $131,999
7% of jobs
$132,000 - $142,499
11% of jobs
$144,500 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$142,500 - $153,000
7% of jobs

National Average

$37,500 $103,494/year $50/hour $153,000
PSYD Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Chicago, IL

As of Jan 8, 2021, the average annual pay for a PSYD in the United States is $103,494 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $49.76 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,990/week or $8,624/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $153,000 and as low as $37,500, the majority of PSYD salaries currently range between $80,000 (25th percentile) to $127,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $144,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a PSYD varies greatly (by as much as $47,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the PSYD job market in both Chicago, IL and the surrounding area is very active. A PSYD in your area makes on average $105,945 per year, or $2,451 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $103,494. ranks number 1 out of 50 states nationwide for PSYD salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for PSYD jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a PSYD on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for PSYD Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a PSYD job is above the national average. Topping the list is Sunnyvale, CA, with Santa Cruz, CA and Santa Rosa, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Santa Rosa, CA beats the national average by $18,733 (18.1%), and Sunnyvale, CA furthers that trend with another $22,811 (22.0%) above the $103,494 average.

Importantly, Sunnyvale, CA has a moderately active PSYD job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a PSYD appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 8% between Sunnyvale, CA and Ketchikan, AK, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a PSYD role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Sunnyvale, CA$126,305$10,525$2,429$60.72
Santa Cruz, CA$125,603$10,467$2,415$60.39
Santa Rosa, CA$122,228$10,186$2,351$58.76
Williston, ND$120,045$10,004$2,309$57.71
Manhattan, NY$119,730$9,977$2,302$57.56
Barnstable Town, MA$119,030$9,919$2,289$57.23
Cambridge, MA$118,392$9,866$2,277$56.92
Arlington, VA$117,582$9,799$2,261$56.53
Dickinson, ND$116,863$9,739$2,247$56.18
Ketchikan, AK$116,428$9,702$2,239$55.97

Top 5 Best Paying Related PSYD Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the PSYD category.

For example Full Time Marriage Counselor jobs pay as much as $12,674 (12.2%) more than the average PSYD salary of $103,494.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Full Time Marriage Counselor$116,168$9,681$2,234$55.85
Part Time Marriage Counselor$115,253$9,604$2,216$55.41
Clinical Psychologist Part Time$89,522$7,460$1,722$43.04
Manager PSYD$84,416$7,035$1,623$40.58
MFT LCSW$80,127$6,677$1,541$38.52
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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