Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Eugene is 120.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Eugene earn an average of $110,330 per year or $53.04 per hour.
  • The percentage of Oregon Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Eugene is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Eugene is less than 1%.

Rankings for Eugene

  • Ranks #3 in Oregon for salary and #6 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #2 in Oregon for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #44 in the nation for salary and #85 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #77 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Oregon

Eugene Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $110,330 or $53.04 per hour which is 12% less than the Oregon average salary of $126,230.

AverageEugeneOregon% Difference
Hourly Wage$53.04$60.69-12.61%
Annual Salary$110,330$126,230-12.60%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Eugene Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $110,330 or $53.04 per hour which is 10% more than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageEugeneU.S.%
Hourly Wage$53.04$47.9010.73%
Annual Salary$110,330$99,64010.73%
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 Eugene earns an average annual salary of $110,451 which compares to the Oregon average annual salary of $126,230. per year.

Cost-of-living in Eugene is 0% less than the Oregon average, which means Eugene residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Oregon average.

  • Oregon average salary is $126,230.
  • Oregon cost-of-living adjusted salary is $123,007.
  • Eugene average salary is $110,330.
  • Eugene cost-of-living adjusted salary is $110,451.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Eugene$110,33099.89%$110,451
Oregon$126,230102.62%$123,007
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 Eugene, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $77,030 and $130,030 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 $164,000, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $59,770, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year12Under $59,770
15%2 – 4 years18$59,770 – $77,030
25%5 – 9 years30$77,030 – $101,460
25%10 – 14 years30$101,460 – $130,030
15%15 – 20 years18$101,460 – $164,000
10%20+ years12Above $164,000
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

With an average annual salary of $110,330, Eugene Clinical and Counseling Psychologists tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($125,070).

However, Clinical and Counseling Psychologists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($57,540), Marriage and Family Therapists ($57,980), Substance Abuse Counselors ($58,300), Health Care Social Workers ($78,320), and School Psychologists ($86,400).

TitleAnnual Salary
Forensic Psychologists$125,070
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$110,330
School Psychologists$86,400
Health Care Social Workers$78,320
Substance Abuse Counselors$58,300
Marriage and Family Therapists$57,980
Social Workers$57,540
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Eugene Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Eugene is 120.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $110,330 per year or $53.04 per hour in Eugene.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Eugene Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $110,451 per year or $53 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Eugene are Forensic Psychologists($125,070), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($110,330), School Psychologists($86,400).


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