Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Killeen-Temple is 40.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Killeen-Temple earn an average of $91,130 per year or $43.81 per hour.
  • The percentage of Texas Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Killeen-Temple is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Killeen-Temple is less than 1%.

Rankings for Killeen-Temple

  • Ranks #2 in Texas for salary and #17 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #11 in Texas for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #123 in the nation for salary and #192 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #232 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Texas

Killeen-Temple Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $91,130 or $43.81 per hour which is 10% more than the Texas average salary of $82,510.

AverageKilleen-TempleTexas% Difference
Hourly Wage$43.81$39.6710.44%
Annual Salary$91,130$82,51010.45%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Killeen-Temple Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $91,130 or $43.81 per hour which is 8% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageKilleen-TempleU.S.%
Hourly Wage$43.81$47.90-8.54%
Annual Salary$91,130$99,640-8.54%
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 Killeen-Temple earns an average annual salary of $96,587 which compares to the Texas average annual salary of $82,510. per year.

Cost-of-living in Killeen-Temple is 6% less than the Texas average, which means Killeen-Temple residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Texas average.

  • Texas average salary is $82,510.
  • Texas cost-of-living adjusted salary is $82,891.
  • Killeen-Temple average salary is $91,130.
  • Killeen-Temple cost-of-living adjusted salary is $96,587.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Killeen-Temple$91,13094.35%$96,587
Texas$82,51099.54%$82,891
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 Killeen-Temple, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $64,190 and $119,710 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 $133,420, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $57,510, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year4Under $57,510
15%2 – 4 years6$57,510 – $64,190
25%5 – 9 years10$64,190 – $81,620
25%10 – 14 years10$81,620 – $119,710
15%15 – 20 years6$81,620 – $133,420
10%20+ years4Above $133,420
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 ($46,660), Social Workers ($49,320), Health Care Social Workers ($66,670), School Psychologists ($68,640), and Psychology Teachers ($80,640).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$91,130
Psychology Teachers$80,640
School Psychologists$68,640
Health Care Social Workers$66,670
Social Workers$49,320
Substance Abuse Counselors$46,660
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Killeen-Temple Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Killeen-Temple is 40.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $91,130 per year or $43.81 per hour in Killeen-Temple.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Killeen-Temple Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $96,587 per year or $46 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Killeen-Temple are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($91,130), Psychology Teachers($80,640), School Psychologists($68,640).


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