Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Lafayette-West Lafayette is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Lafayette-West Lafayette earn an average of $84,340 per year or $40.55 per hour.
  • The percentage of Indiana Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Lafayette-West Lafayette is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Lafayette-West Lafayette is less than 1%.

Rankings for Lafayette-West Lafayette

  • Ranks #4 in Indiana for salary and #4 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #7 in Indiana for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #162 in the nation for salary and #266 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #234 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Indiana

Lafayette-West Lafayette Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $84,340 or $40.55 per hour which is 6% more than the Indiana average salary of $79,250.

AverageLafayette-West LafayetteIndiana% Difference
Hourly Wage$40.55$38.106.43%
Annual Salary$84,340$79,2506.42%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Lafayette-West Lafayette Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $84,340 or $40.55 per hour which is 15% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageLafayette-West LafayetteU.S.%
Hourly Wage$40.55$47.90-15.34%
Annual Salary$84,340$99,640-15.36%
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 Lafayette-West Lafayette earns an average annual salary of $91,445 which compares to the Indiana average annual salary of $79,250. per year.

Cost-of-living in Lafayette-West Lafayette is 8% less than the Indiana average, which means Lafayette-West Lafayette 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.
  • Lafayette-West Lafayette average salary is $84,340.
  • Lafayette-West Lafayette cost-of-living adjusted salary is $91,445.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Lafayette-West Lafayette$84,34092.23%$91,445
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 Lafayette-West Lafayette, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $62,470 and $106,010 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 $131,470, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $24,170, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $24,170
15%2 – 4 years6$24,170 – $62,470
25%5 – 9 years10$62,470 – $79,760
25%10 – 14 years10$79,760 – $106,010
15%15 – 20 years6$79,760 – $131,470
10%20+ years4Above $131,470
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 ($42,760), Substance Abuse Counselors ($45,580), and Health Care Social Workers ($62,060).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$84,340
Health Care Social Workers$62,060
Substance Abuse Counselors$45,580
Social Workers$42,760
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Lafayette-West Lafayette Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Lafayette-West Lafayette is 40.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $84,340 per year or $40.55 per hour in Lafayette-West Lafayette.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Lafayette-West Lafayette Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $91,445 per year or $44 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Lafayette-West Lafayette are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($84,340), Health Care Social Workers($62,060), Substance Abuse Counselors($45,580).


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