Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $88,140 per year or $42.37 per hour.
  • The percentage of Maine Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #1 in Maine for salary and #5 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #1 in Maine for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #136 in the nation for salary and #251 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #211 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Maine

Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $88,140 or $42.37 per hour which is 3% less than the Maine average salary of $91,630.

AverageSouthwest Maine Nonmetropolitan AreaMaine% Difference
Hourly Wage$42.37$44.05-3.81%
Annual Salary$88,140$91,630-3.81%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $88,140 or $42.37 per hour which is 11% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageSouthwest Maine Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$42.37$47.90-11.54%
Annual Salary$88,140$99,640-11.54%
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 Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $95,348 which compares to the Maine average annual salary of $91,630. per year.

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

  • Maine average salary is $91,630.
  • Maine cost-of-living adjusted salary is $94,679.
  • Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $88,140.
  • Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $95,348.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area$88,14092.44%$95,348
Maine$91,63096.78%$94,679
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 Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $64,360 and $83,310 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 $159,120, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $63,170, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $63,170
15%2 – 4 years6$63,170 – $64,360
25%5 – 9 years10$64,360 – $64,360
25%10 – 14 years10$64,360 – $83,310
15%15 – 20 years6$64,360 – $159,120
10%20+ years4Above $159,120
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 Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,210), Health Care Social Workers ($56,550), Social Workers ($58,920), Forensic Psychologists ($72,730), School Psychologists ($77,130), and Psychology Teachers ($84,190).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$88,140
Psychology Teachers$84,190
School Psychologists$77,130
Forensic Psychologists$72,730
Social Workers$58,920
Health Care Social Workers$56,550
Substance Abuse Counselors$52,210
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area is 40.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $88,140 per year or $42.37 per hour in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $95,348 per year or $46 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Southwest Maine Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($88,140), Psychology Teachers($84,190), School Psychologists($77,130).


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