Psychologist Salaries in Washington, District of Columbia
Alternate Job Titles: Physician - Psychology, Psychologist, Doctor - Psychology
How much does a Psychologist in Washington,
DC make? The median annual Psychologist salary in Washington,
DC is $96,093, as of June 24, 2016, with a range usually between
$85,584-$109,335 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the title Psychologist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry,
company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title
Psychologist in Washington, DC.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Psychologist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Psychologist in the United States is $96,093 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Psychologist in the United States are expected to make less than $96,093.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Psychologist in Washington, DC that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Psychologist in Washington are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of July 2016
Evaluates patients for mental, emotional or behavioral disorders. Diagnoses disorders, including nature and extent, and determines the appropriate course of treatment for the patient. Uses talk therapy to treat patient illness or distress, cannot prescribe medication. Requires an advanced degree and a license to practice. May require at least 2-4 years of psychology experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May report to a medical director. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description