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How much does an Industrial Organizational Psychologist make in the United States?

Average Industrial Organizational Psychologist Hourly Wage in the United States

Industrial Organizational Psychologists earn a median hourly wage of $37.19. Hourly wages typically start from $25.13 and go up to $76.44.

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

Average Industrial Organizational Psychologist Yearly Salary in the United States

Industrial Organizational Psychologists earn a median salary of $77,350 per year. Salaries typically start from $52,270 and go up to $158,990.

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

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    • George Washington University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Georgetown University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Johns Hopkins University | Baltimore, MD
      Offers: Bachelors
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      Offers: Bachelors
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      Offers: Bachelors
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Industrial Organizational Psychologist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Industrial Organizational Psychologist Earnings

The highest earning Industrial Organizational Psychologists in the United States earn:

$76.44
an hour
$158,990
per year
Senior Industrial Organizational Psychologist Earnings

Senior Industrial Organizational Psychologists in the United States earn:

$53.24
an hour
$110,740
per year
Experienced Industrial Organizational Psychologist Earnings

Experienced Industrial Organizational Psychologists in the United States earn:

$37.19
an hour
$77,350
per year
Junior Industrial Organizational Psychologist Earnings

Junior Industrial Organizational Psychologists in the United States earn:

$31.70
an hour
$65,940
per year
Starting Industrial Organizational Psychologist Earnings

Starting Industrial Organizational Psychologists in the United States earn:

$25.13
an hour
$52,270
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Industrial Organizational Psychologist salary comparison

Industrial Organizational Psychologists earn more than 73% percent of Science careers. Industrial Organizational Psychologist salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Industrial Organizational Psychologists in the United States

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

Industrial Organizational Psychologist salary by state

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

Should I be an Industrial Organizational Psychologist?

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  2. Get the Education

    • George Washington University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Georgetown University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Johns Hopkins University | Baltimore, MD
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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