Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Tallahassee is 90.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Tallahassee earn an average of $64,570 per year or $31.04 per hour.
  • The percentage of Florida Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Tallahassee is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Tallahassee is less than 1%.

Rankings for Tallahassee

  • Ranks #12 in Florida for salary and #19 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #6 in Florida for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #255 in the nation for salary and #228 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #114 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Florida

Tallahassee Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $64,570 or $31.04 per hour which is 26% less than the Florida average salary of $87,730.

AverageTallahasseeFlorida% Difference
Hourly Wage$31.04$42.18-26.41%
Annual Salary$64,570$87,730-26.40%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Tallahassee Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $64,570 or $31.04 per hour which is 35% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageTallahasseeU.S.%
Hourly Wage$31.04$47.90-35.20%
Annual Salary$64,570$99,640-35.20%
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 Tallahassee earns an average annual salary of $69,274 which compares to the Florida average annual salary of $87,730. per year.

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

  • Florida average salary is $87,730.
  • Florida cost-of-living adjusted salary is $87,112.
  • Tallahassee average salary is $64,570.
  • Tallahassee cost-of-living adjusted salary is $69,274.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Tallahassee$64,57093.21%$69,274
Florida$87,730100.71%$87,112
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 Tallahassee, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $44,810 and $64,430 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 $117,890, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $36,420, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year9Under $36,420
15%2 – 4 years14$36,420 – $44,810
25%5 – 9 years22$44,810 – $47,060
25%10 – 14 years22$47,060 – $64,430
15%15 – 20 years14$47,060 – $117,890
10%20+ years9Above $117,890
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($43,230), Substance Abuse Counselors ($44,100), Marriage and Family Therapists ($44,210), School Psychologists ($48,210), and Health Care Social Workers ($49,070).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$64,570
Health Care Social Workers$49,070
School Psychologists$48,210
Marriage and Family Therapists$44,210
Substance Abuse Counselors$44,100
Social Workers$43,230
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Tallahassee Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Tallahassee is 90.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $64,570 per year or $31.04 per hour in Tallahassee.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Tallahassee Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $69,274 per year or $33 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Tallahassee are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($64,570), Health Care Social Workers($49,070), School Psychologists($48,210).


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