Information About Industrial-organizational Psychologists

Is this your career?

Can we ask you about industrial-organizational psychologists? Take a brief interview...







Training

Industrial-organizational psychologists need master's degree.

Degrees for Industrial-organizational psychologists
Training for Industrial-organizational Psychologists
Percent
Less than High School 0.2
High School 0.2
Some College 0.4
Associates Degree 0.3
Bachelors Degree 4.2
Masters Degree 43.2
Doctorate or Professional Degree 51.5

Employment

Represents about 2,000 people in the United States- 33.6% of which are self-employed

Employment prospects are up Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 0 more industrial-organizational psychologists but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 1,000 more.


Hourly Income

On average, industrial-organizational psychologists make $59.69 per hour.

Hourly Income Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Industrial-organizational psychologists $26.60 $35.70 $45.50 $69.20 $high
Life, physical, and social science occupations $15.00 $20.20 $28.50 $40.50 $54.60
National Average $8.65 $10.70 $16.50 $26.60 $41.00

Annual Salaries

On average, industrial-organizational psychologists make $124,160 per year.

Annual Salary Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Industrial-organizational psychologists $55,330 $74,340 $94,720 $143,950 $high
Life, physical, and social science occupations $31,310 $42,020 $59,330 $84,320 $113,620
National Average $18,000 $22,380 $34,460 $55,470 $85,280

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

193032