Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Lawrence is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Lawrence earn an average of $83,110 per year or $39.96 per hour.
  • The percentage of Kansas Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Lawrence is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Lawrence is less than 1%.

Rankings for Lawrence

  • Ranks #1 in Kansas for salary and #2 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #4 in Kansas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #168 in the nation for salary and #226 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #237 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Kansas

Lawrence Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $83,110 or $39.96 per hour which is 14% less than the Kansas average salary of $96,950.

AverageLawrenceKansas% Difference
Hourly Wage$39.96$46.61-14.27%
Annual Salary$83,110$96,950-14.28%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Lawrence Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $83,110 or $39.96 per hour which is 16% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageLawrenceU.S.%
Hourly Wage$39.96$47.90-16.58%
Annual Salary$83,110$99,640-16.59%
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 Lawrence earns an average annual salary of $89,136 which compares to the Kansas average annual salary of $96,950. per year.

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

  • Kansas average salary is $96,950.
  • Kansas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $104,970.
  • Lawrence average salary is $83,110.
  • Lawrence cost-of-living adjusted salary is $89,136.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Lawrence$83,11093.24%$89,136
Kansas$96,95092.36%$104,970
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 Lawrence, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $43,910 and $101,750 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 $148,750, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $29,350, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $29,350
15%2 – 4 years6$29,350 – $43,910
25%5 – 9 years10$43,910 – $76,610
25%10 – 14 years10$76,610 – $101,750
15%15 – 20 years6$76,610 – $148,750
10%20+ years4Above $148,750
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 ($45,100), Substance Abuse Counselors ($47,740), School Psychologists ($59,070), and Health Care Social Workers ($61,880).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$83,110
Health Care Social Workers$61,880
School Psychologists$59,070
Substance Abuse Counselors$47,740
Social Workers$45,100
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Lawrence Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

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

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $83,110 per year or $39.96 per hour in Lawrence.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Lawrence Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $89,136 per year or $43 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Lawrence are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($83,110), Health Care Social Workers($61,880), School Psychologists($59,070).


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