Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Greensboro-High Point is 100.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Greensboro-High Point earn an average of $101,350 per year or $48.73 per hour.
  • The percentage of North Carolina Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Greensboro-High Point is 5%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Greensboro-High Point is less than 1%.

Rankings for Greensboro-High Point

  • Ranks #3 in North Carolina for salary and #8 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #5 in North Carolina for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #77 in the nation for salary and #333 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #105 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to North Carolina

Greensboro-High Point Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $101,350 or $48.73 per hour which is 7% more than the North Carolina average salary of $94,480.

AverageGreensboro-High PointNorth Carolina% Difference
Hourly Wage$48.73$45.427.29%
Annual Salary$101,350$94,4807.27%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Greensboro-High Point Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $101,350 or $48.73 per hour which is 1% more than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageGreensboro-High PointU.S.%
Hourly Wage$48.73$47.901.73%
Annual Salary$101,350$99,6401.72%
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 Greensboro-High Point earns an average annual salary of $112,113 which compares to the North Carolina average annual salary of $94,480. per year.

Cost-of-living in Greensboro-High Point is 10% less than the North Carolina average, which means Greensboro-High Point residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to North Carolina average.

  • North Carolina average salary is $94,480.
  • North Carolina cost-of-living adjusted salary is $102,875.
  • Greensboro-High Point average salary is $101,350.
  • Greensboro-High Point cost-of-living adjusted salary is $112,113.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Greensboro-High Point$101,35090.40%$112,113
North Carolina$94,48091.84%$102,875
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 Greensboro-High Point, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $62,460 and $123,090 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 $163,980, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $39,770, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year10Under $39,770
15%2 – 4 years15$39,770 – $62,460
25%5 – 9 years25$62,460 – $96,030
25%10 – 14 years25$96,030 – $123,090
15%15 – 20 years15$96,030 – $163,980
10%20+ years10Above $163,980
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 ($50,290), Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,590), Health Care Social Workers ($63,710), and Psychology Teachers ($75,110).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$101,350
Psychology Teachers$75,110
Health Care Social Workers$63,710
Substance Abuse Counselors$52,590
Social Workers$50,290
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Greensboro-High Point Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Greensboro-High Point is 100.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $101,350 per year or $48.73 per hour in Greensboro-High Point.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Greensboro-High Point Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $112,113 per year or $54 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Greensboro-High Point are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($101,350), Psychology Teachers($75,110), Health Care Social Workers($63,710).


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