Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Savannah is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Savannah earn an average of $82,400 per year or $39.62 per hour.
  • The percentage of Georgia Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Savannah is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Savannah is less than 1%.

Rankings for Savannah

  • Ranks #1 in Georgia for salary and #2 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #5 in Georgia for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #173 in the nation for salary and #187 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #230 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Georgia

Savannah Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $82,400 or $39.62 per hour which is 12% more than the Georgia average salary of $73,350.

AverageSavannahGeorgia% Difference
Hourly Wage$39.62$35.2712.33%
Annual Salary$82,400$73,35012.34%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Savannah Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $82,400 or $39.62 per hour which is 17% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageSavannahU.S.%
Hourly Wage$39.62$47.90-17.29%
Annual Salary$82,400$99,640-17.30%
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 Savannah earns an average annual salary of $87,214 which compares to the Georgia average annual salary of $73,350. per year.

Cost-of-living in Savannah is 6% less than the Georgia average, which means Savannah residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Georgia average.

  • Georgia average salary is $73,350.
  • Georgia cost-of-living adjusted salary is $77,586.
  • Savannah average salary is $82,400.
  • Savannah cost-of-living adjusted salary is $87,214.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Savannah$82,40094.48%$87,214
Georgia$73,35094.54%$77,586
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 Savannah, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $62,030 and $99,310 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 $125,980, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $35,440, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $35,440
15%2 – 4 years6$35,440 – $62,030
25%5 – 9 years10$62,030 – $78,310
25%10 – 14 years10$78,310 – $99,310
15%15 – 20 years6$78,310 – $125,980
10%20+ years4Above $125,980
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 ($46,760), Substance Abuse Counselors ($46,990), Health Care Social Workers ($51,500), and School Psychologists ($75,640).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$82,400
School Psychologists$75,640
Health Care Social Workers$51,500
Substance Abuse Counselors$46,990
Social Workers$46,760
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Savannah Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Savannah is 40.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $82,400 per year or $39.62 per hour in Savannah.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Savannah Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $87,214 per year or $42 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Savannah are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($82,400), School Psychologists($75,640), Health Care Social Workers($51,500).


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