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How much does a Counseling Psychologist make in California?

Average Counseling Psychologist Hourly Wage in California

Counseling Psychologists earn a median hourly wage of $43.73. Hourly wages typically start from $21.92 and go up to $60.95.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Counseling Psychologist Yearly Salary in California

Counseling Psychologists earn a median salary of $90,960 per year. Salaries typically start from $45,590 and go up to $126,790.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Counseling Psychologist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Counseling Psychologist Earnings

The highest earning Counseling Psychologists in California earn:

$60.95
an hour
$126,790
per year
Senior Counseling Psychologist Earnings

Senior Counseling Psychologists in California earn:

$53.93
an hour
$112,180
per year
Experienced Counseling Psychologist Earnings

Experienced Counseling Psychologists in California earn:

$43.73
an hour
$90,960
per year
Junior Counseling Psychologist Earnings

Junior Counseling Psychologists in California earn:

$32.48
an hour
$67,560
per year
Starting Counseling Psychologist Earnings

Starting Counseling Psychologists in California earn:

$21.92
an hour
$45,590
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Counseling Psychologist salary comparison

Counseling Psychologists earn more than 94% percent of Services careers in California. Counseling Psychologist salaries are in the top 75% of all careers in California.

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Historical salary for Counseling Psychologists in California

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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