Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers is 80.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers earn an average of $74,550 per year or $35.84 per hour.
  • The percentage of Arkansas Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers is less than 1%.

Rankings for Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers

  • Ranks #1 in Arkansas for salary and #1 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #2 in Arkansas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #218 in the nation for salary and #225 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #126 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Arkansas

Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $74,550 or $35.84 per hour which is almost same as Arkansas average salary of $75,050.

AverageFayetteville-Springdale-RogersArkansas% Difference
Hourly Wage$35.84$36.08-0.67%
Annual Salary$74,550$75,050-0.67%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $74,550 or $35.84 per hour which is 25% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageFayetteville-Springdale-RogersU.S.%
Hourly Wage$35.84$47.90-25.18%
Annual Salary$74,550$99,640-25.18%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living

When adjusted for cost-of-living, Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers earns an average annual salary of $79,921 which compares to the Arkansas average annual salary of $75,050. per year.

Cost-of-living in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers is 7% less than the Arkansas average, which means Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Arkansas average.

  • Arkansas average salary is $75,050.
  • Arkansas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $84,156.
  • Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers average salary is $74,550.
  • Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers cost-of-living adjusted salary is $79,921.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers$74,55093.28%$79,921
Arkansas$75,05089.18%$84,156
U.S.$99,640$99,640
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Ranges for Education and Experience

In Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $49,690 and $81,550 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn more than $137,220, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $32,250, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year8Under $32,250
15%2 – 4 years12$32,250 – $49,690
25%5 – 9 years20$49,690 – $63,960
25%10 – 14 years20$63,960 – $81,550
15%15 – 20 years12$63,960 – $137,220
10%20+ years8Above $137,220
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

With an average annual salary of $74,550, Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Clinical and Counseling Psychologists tend to earn less than School Psychologists ($84,750).

However, Clinical and Counseling Psychologists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($43,430), Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,280), and Health Care Social Workers ($61,190).

TitleAnnual Salary
School Psychologists$84,750
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$74,550
Health Care Social Workers$61,190
Substance Abuse Counselors$46,280
Social Workers$43,430
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers is 80.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $74,550 per year or $35.84 per hour in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $79,921 per year or $38 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers are School Psychologists($84,750), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($74,550), Health Care Social Workers($61,190).


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