Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Cedar Rapids is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Cedar Rapids earn an average of $72,990 per year or $35.09 per hour.
  • The percentage of Iowa Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Cedar Rapids is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Cedar Rapids is less than 1%.

Rankings for Cedar Rapids

  • Ranks #3 in Iowa for salary and #7 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #3 in Iowa for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #228 in the nation for salary and #328 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #210 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Iowa

Cedar Rapids Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $72,990 or $35.09 per hour which is 29% less than the Iowa average salary of $103,070.

AverageCedar RapidsIowa% Difference
Hourly Wage$35.09$49.55-29.18%
Annual Salary$72,990$103,070-29.18%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Cedar Rapids Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $72,990 or $35.09 per hour which is 26% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageCedar RapidsU.S.%
Hourly Wage$35.09$47.90-26.74%
Annual Salary$72,990$99,640-26.75%
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 Cedar Rapids earns an average annual salary of $80,492 which compares to the Iowa average annual salary of $103,070. per year.

Cost-of-living in Cedar Rapids is 9% less than the Iowa average, which means Cedar Rapids residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Iowa average.

  • Iowa average salary is $103,070.
  • Iowa cost-of-living adjusted salary is $113,202.
  • Cedar Rapids average salary is $72,990.
  • Cedar Rapids cost-of-living adjusted salary is $80,492.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Cedar Rapids$72,99090.68%$80,492
Iowa$103,07091.05%$113,202
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 Cedar Rapids, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $31,990 and $81,940 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 $126,470, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $31,990, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $31,990
15%2 – 4 years6$31,990 – $31,990
25%5 – 9 years10$31,990 – $64,430
25%10 – 14 years10$64,430 – $81,940
15%15 – 20 years6$64,430 – $126,470
10%20+ years4Above $126,470
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 ($46,640), Substance Abuse Counselors ($50,130), Marriage and Family Therapists ($54,040), Health Care Social Workers ($57,970), and School Psychologists ($68,870).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$72,990
School Psychologists$68,870
Health Care Social Workers$57,970
Marriage and Family Therapists$54,040
Substance Abuse Counselors$50,130
Social Workers$46,640
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Cedar Rapids Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

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

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $72,990 per year or $35.09 per hour in Cedar Rapids.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Cedar Rapids Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $80,492 per year or $39 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Cedar Rapids are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($72,990), School Psychologists($68,870), Health Care Social Workers($57,970).


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