How Much Do Psychologists Make?

On average, psychologists make $38.77 per hour or $80,640 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Psychologists?

Hourly income for Psychologists in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Psychologists $20.14 $26.72 $36.17 $47.40 $58.47
Life, physical, and social science occupations $16.03 $21.67 $30.45 $43.78 $59.27
Social scientists and related workers $20.19 $26.84 $36.19 $47.75 $60.29
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Psychologists?

Annual salary for Psychologists in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Psychologists $41,890 $55,580 $75,230 $98,590 $121,610
Life, physical, and social science occupations $33,350 $45,060 $63,340 $91,060 $123,280
Social scientists and related workers $41,990 $55,840 $75,280 $99,320 $125,400
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

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