Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Fort Wayne is 110.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Fort Wayne earn an average of $76,450 per year or $36.75 per hour.
  • The percentage of Indiana Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Fort Wayne is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Fort Wayne is less than 1%.

Rankings for Fort Wayne

  • Ranks #7 in Indiana for salary and #6 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #2 in Indiana for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #204 in the nation for salary and #293 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #97 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Indiana

Fort Wayne Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $76,450 or $36.75 per hour which is 3% less than the Indiana average salary of $79,250.

AverageFort WayneIndiana% Difference
Hourly Wage$36.75$38.10-3.54%
Annual Salary$76,450$79,250-3.53%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Fort Wayne Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $76,450 or $36.75 per hour which is 23% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageFort WayneU.S.%
Hourly Wage$36.75$47.90-23.28%
Annual Salary$76,450$99,640-23.27%
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 Fort Wayne earns an average annual salary of $83,470 which compares to the Indiana average annual salary of $79,250. per year.

Cost-of-living in Fort Wayne is 8% less than the Indiana average, which means Fort Wayne residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Indiana average.

  • Indiana average salary is $79,250.
  • Indiana cost-of-living adjusted salary is $85,676.
  • Fort Wayne average salary is $76,450.
  • Fort Wayne cost-of-living adjusted salary is $83,470.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Fort Wayne$76,45091.59%$83,470
Indiana$79,25092.50%$85,676
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 Fort Wayne, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $58,460 and $98,030 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 $124,970, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $47,470, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year11Under $47,470
15%2 – 4 years16$47,470 – $58,460
25%5 – 9 years28$58,460 – $60,550
25%10 – 14 years28$60,550 – $98,030
15%15 – 20 years16$60,550 – $124,970
10%20+ years11Above $124,970
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 $76,450, Fort Wayne Clinical and Counseling Psychologists tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($78,510).

However, Clinical and Counseling Psychologists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($45,190), Substance Abuse Counselors ($51,330), Marriage and Family Therapists ($53,960), and Health Care Social Workers ($55,880).

TitleAnnual Salary
Forensic Psychologists$78,510
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$76,450
Health Care Social Workers$55,880
Marriage and Family Therapists$53,960
Substance Abuse Counselors$51,330
Social Workers$45,190
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Fort Wayne Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Fort Wayne is 110.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $76,450 per year or $36.75 per hour in Fort Wayne.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Fort Wayne Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $83,470 per year or $40 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Fort Wayne are Forensic Psychologists($78,510), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($76,450), Health Care Social Workers($55,880).


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