Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Muskegon is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Muskegon earn an average of $79,540 per year or $38.24 per hour.
  • The percentage of Michigan Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Muskegon is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Muskegon is less than 1%.

Rankings for Muskegon

  • Ranks #6 in Michigan for salary and #7 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #9 in Michigan for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #189 in the nation for salary and #280 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #225 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Michigan

Muskegon Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $79,540 or $38.24 per hour which is 2% less than the Michigan average salary of $81,940.

AverageMuskegonMichigan% Difference
Hourly Wage$38.24$39.40-2.94%
Annual Salary$79,540$81,940-2.93%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Muskegon Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $79,540 or $38.24 per hour which is 20% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageMuskegonU.S.%
Hourly Wage$38.24$47.90-20.17%
Annual Salary$79,540$99,640-20.17%
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 Muskegon earns an average annual salary of $86,532 which compares to the Michigan average annual salary of $81,940. per year.

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

  • Michigan average salary is $81,940.
  • Michigan cost-of-living adjusted salary is $87,133.
  • Muskegon average salary is $79,540.
  • Muskegon cost-of-living adjusted salary is $86,532.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Muskegon$79,54091.92%$86,532
Michigan$81,94094.04%$87,133
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 Muskegon, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $59,770 and $83,490 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 $99,830, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $47,290, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $47,290
15%2 – 4 years6$47,290 – $59,770
25%5 – 9 years10$59,770 – $60,320
25%10 – 14 years10$60,320 – $83,490
15%15 – 20 years6$60,320 – $99,830
10%20+ years4Above $99,830
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 ($55,540), Social Workers ($56,280), and Health Care Social Workers ($58,970).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$79,540
Health Care Social Workers$58,970
Social Workers$56,280
Substance Abuse Counselors$55,540
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Muskegon Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

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

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $79,540 per year or $38.24 per hour in Muskegon.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Muskegon Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $86,532 per year or $42 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Muskegon are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($79,540), Health Care Social Workers($58,970), Social Workers($56,280).


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