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Behavior Analyst in the United States

How much does a Behavior Analyst earn in the United States? The average Behavior Analyst salary in the United States is $57,757 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,654 and $62,557. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Performs psychological/behavioral assessments for assigned patients. Designs, implements and evaluates behavior intervention plans. Provides ongoing training to clinical staff in the implementation of behavior programs. Typically reports to the head of a unit/department. Requires a master's degree in Behavior Analysis or related field. May require certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA). Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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