Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $75,580 per year or $36.34 per hour.
  • The percentage of Minnesota Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #6 in Minnesota for salary and #5 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #5 in Minnesota for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #209 in the nation for salary and #396 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #207 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Minnesota

Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $75,580 or $36.34 per hour which is 19% less than the Minnesota average salary of $93,790.

AverageNorthwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan AreaMinnesota% Difference
Hourly Wage$36.34$45.09-19.41%
Annual Salary$75,580$93,790-19.42%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $75,580 or $36.34 per hour which is 24% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageNorthwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$36.34$47.90-24.13%
Annual Salary$75,580$99,640-24.15%
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 Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $85,305 which compares to the Minnesota average annual salary of $93,790. per year.

Cost-of-living in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area is 11% less than the Minnesota average, which means Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Minnesota average.

  • Minnesota average salary is $93,790.
  • Minnesota cost-of-living adjusted salary is $95,102.
  • Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $75,580.
  • Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $85,305.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area$75,58088.60%$85,305
Minnesota$93,79098.62%$95,102
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 Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $48,620 and $94,050 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 $100,620, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $39,500, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $39,500
15%2 – 4 years6$39,500 – $48,620
25%5 – 9 years10$48,620 – $78,930
25%10 – 14 years10$78,930 – $94,050
15%15 – 20 years6$78,930 – $100,620
10%20+ years4Above $100,620
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 ($50,100), Social Workers ($59,050), Health Care Social Workers ($60,800), Marriage and Family Therapists ($61,550), and School Psychologists ($74,480).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$75,580
School Psychologists$74,480
Marriage and Family Therapists$61,550
Health Care Social Workers$60,800
Social Workers$59,050
Substance Abuse Counselors$50,100
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area is 40.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $75,580 per year or $36.34 per hour in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $85,305 per year or $41 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Northwest Minnesota Nonmetropolitan Area are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($75,580), School Psychologists($74,480), Marriage and Family Therapists($61,550).


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