1995 Salaries in Psychology - Table 16a

1995 Median Salaries and Median Years Since the Doctoral Degree for
Psychologists by Region and Position
 
Note      *
 
Region Positions  
  Independent Practice  Direct Service Other Settings  Faculty in Universities  Faculty Other Settings  Educational Administration Research  Research Administration
 
New England
  Median 70,000 56,000 48,000 49,000 61,000 49,500 68,500
  Salary: 
  Median 16 14 12.5 13 21.5 13.5 13
  Years:
  N: 75 66 72 79 16 24 12
 
Middle Atlantic
  Median 80,000 57,000 52,000 52,000 77,500 65,000 66,000
  Salary:
               
  Median 15 15 12 14.5 21 14 16.5
  Years:
  N: 164 161 145 170 62 75 34
 
East North Central
  Median 75,000 55,000 45,000 46,000 79,500 55,000 60,000
  Salary:
  Median 15 13 11 11 20 13 15
  Years:
  N: 191 135 208 109 38 25 6
 
West North Central
  Median 69,000 55,000 45,000 46,000 79,500 55,000 *
  Salary:
  Median 15.5 14.5 14 13 24.5 15.5 *
  Years:
  N: 74 82 114 71 18 20 3
 
South Atlantic
  Median 75,000 52,000 46,000 45,000 79,000 57,000 81,000
  Salary:
  Median 15 13 13 12 20 10.5 20
  Years:
  N: 210 142 190 180 37 72 63
 
East South Central
  Median 72,500 48,500 45,000 43,000 * * *
  Salary:
  Median 4 8 12 14 * * *
  Years:
  N: 48 40 64 51 6 6 4
 
West South Central
  Median 70,000 50,000 40,000 46,000 58,000 48,500 *
  Salary:
  Median 14 14 9.5 11.5 19 9.5 *
  Years:
  N: 86 55 94 74 15 18 9
 
Mountain
  Median 70,000 53,000 47,000 49,000 65,000 * *
  Salary:
  Median 16 12 12 13.5 20 * *
  Years:
  N: 79 65 74 30 15 4 7
 
Pacific
  Median 70,000 59,000 47,000 53,000 75,000 60,500 71,000
  Salary:
  Median 16 14 12 14 19 12 16
  Years:
  N: 179 120 124 94 37 48 29
 
Region Positions  
   
 
  Service Applied I/O Applied Administration Other Other  
Administration  Psychology  Other  of Applied  Administration  Positions   
New England  
  Median Salary: 60,500 79,000 110,000 * 68,500 *  
  Median Years: 15 16 15 * 19.5 *  
  N: 90 16 21 9 14 5  
   
Middle Atlantic   
  Median Salary: 60,000 93,000 85,000 110,000 81,000 69,000  
  Median Years: 15 14 21 18 18.5 17  
  N: 195 45 25 33 32 22  
   
East North Central  
  Median Salary: 60,000 75,000 80,500 90,000 75,000 82,500  
  Median Years: 18 15 18 20 17 15  
  N: 143 44 24 25 18 20  
   
West North Central  
  Median Salary: 57,500 85,000 131,500 160,000 * *  
  Median Years: 16 15 21 21 * *  
  N: 62 35 10 17 6 7  
   
South Atlantic  
  Median Salary: 60,000 77,500 72,000 90,000 80,000 81,000  
  Median Years: 16 15 16 19 20 20  
  N: 153 60 42 33 67 26  
   
East South Central  
  Median Salary: 54,000 * * * * *  
  Median Years: 11 * * * * *  
  N: 43 8 2 3 3 3  
   
West South Central  
  Median Salary: 57,000 78,000 * 136,500 81,000 46,000  
  Median Years: 15.5 15 * 18 16 20  
  N: 60 18 9 10 14 10  
   
Mountain  
  Median Salary: 60,000 * * * * 72,500  
  Median Years: 16 * * * * 16.5  
  N: 49 6 7 4 9 14  
   
Pacific  
  Median Salary: 62,000 72,000 90,000 98,500 73,500 66,000  
  Median Years: 15 20 17 15.5 16.5 19.5  
  N: 139 29 35 20 24 22  
 
 

Note. Faculty salaries are for 9-10 month period. All others are reported for 11-12 month periods.

* Insufficient numbers of respondents.

 
Median  Years: 16 12 12 13.5 20 * *
  N: 79 65 74 30 15 4 7
Pacific
  Median Salary: 70,000 59,000 47,000 53,000 75,000 60,500 71,000
  Median  Years: 16 14 12 14 19 12 16
  N: 179 120 124 94 37 48 29
 
 
  Service Administration Applied I/O Psychology  Applied Other  Administration of Applied  Other Administration Other Positions 
New England
  Median Salary: 60,500 79,000 110,000 * 68,500 *
  Median Years: 15 16 15 * 19.5 *
  N: 90 16 21 9 14 5
Middle Atlantic 
  Median Salary: 60,000 93,000 85,000 110,000 81,000 69,000
  Median Years: 15 14 21 18 18.5 17
  N: 195 45 25 33 32 22
East North Central
  Median Salary: 60,000 75,000 80,500 90,000 75,000 82,500
  Median Years: 18 15 18 20 17 15
  N: 143 44 24 25 18 20
West North Central
  Median Salary: 57,500 85,000 131,500 160,000 * *
  Median Years: 16 15 21 21 * *
  N: 62 35 10 17 6 7
South Atlantic
  Median Salary: 60,000 77,500 72,000 90,000 80,000 81,000
  Median Years: 16 15 16 19 20 20
  N: 153 60 42 33 67 26
East South Central
  Median Salary: 54,000 * * * * *
  Median Years: 11 * * * * *
  N: 43 8 2 3 3 3
West South Central
  Median Salary: 57,000 78,000 * 136,500 81,000 46,000
  Median Years: 15.5 15 * 18 16 20
  N: 60 18 9 10 14 10
Mountain
  Median Salary: 60,000 * * * * 72,500
  Median Years: 16 * * * * 16.5
  N: 49 6 7 4 9 14
Pacific
  Median Salary: 62,000 72,000 90,000 98,500 73,500 66,000
  Median Years: 15 20 17 15.5 16.5 19.5
  N: 139 29 35 20 24 22

Note. Faculty salaries are for 9-10 month period. All others are reported for 11-12 month periods.

* Insufficient numbers of respondents.