Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area is 70.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $98,770 per year or $47.49 per hour.
  • The percentage of Massachusetts Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #1 in Massachusetts for salary and #8 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #6 in Massachusetts for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #93 in the nation for salary and #18 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #148 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Massachusetts

Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $98,770 or $47.49 per hour which is 7% more than the Massachusetts average salary of $92,110.

AverageMassachusetts Nonmetropolitan AreaMassachusetts% Difference
Hourly Wage$47.49$44.297.23%
Annual Salary$98,770$92,1107.23%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $98,770 or $47.49 per hour which is 0% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageMassachusetts Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$47.49$47.90-0.86%
Annual Salary$98,770$99,640-0.87%
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 Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $90,856 which compares to the Massachusetts average annual salary of $92,110. per year.

Cost-of-living in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area is 9% higher than the Massachusetts average, which means Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Massachusetts average.

  • Massachusetts average salary is $92,110.
  • Massachusetts cost-of-living adjusted salary is $85,732.
  • Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $98,770.
  • Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $90,856.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area$98,770108.71%$90,856
Massachusetts$92,110107.44%$85,732
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 Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $66,060 and $131,870 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 $156,140, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $54,700, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year7Under $54,700
15%2 – 4 years10$54,700 – $66,060
25%5 – 9 years18$66,060 – $81,590
25%10 – 14 years18$81,590 – $131,870
15%15 – 20 years10$81,590 – $156,140
10%20+ years7Above $156,140
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 ($47,890), Substance Abuse Counselors ($57,690), Health Care Social Workers ($79,860), and School Psychologists ($83,850).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$98,770
School Psychologists$83,850
Health Care Social Workers$79,860
Substance Abuse Counselors$57,690
Social Workers$47,890
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area is 70.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $98,770 per year or $47.49 per hour in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $90,856 per year or $44 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Massachusetts Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($98,770), School Psychologists($83,850), Health Care Social Workers($79,860).


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