Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Eau Claire is 70.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in Eau Claire earn an average of $91,390 per year or $43.94 per hour.
  • The percentage of Wisconsin Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Eau Claire is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in Eau Claire is less than 1%.

Rankings for Eau Claire

  • Ranks #5 in Wisconsin for salary and #7 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #7 in Wisconsin for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #121 in the nation for salary and #275 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #138 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Wisconsin

Eau Claire Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $91,390 or $43.94 per hour which is 5% more than the Wisconsin average salary of $86,750.

AverageEau ClaireWisconsin% Difference
Hourly Wage$43.94$41.715.35%
Annual Salary$91,390$86,7505.35%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Eau Claire Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $91,390 or $43.94 per hour which is 8% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageEau ClaireU.S.%
Hourly Wage$43.94$47.90-8.27%
Annual Salary$91,390$99,640-8.28%
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 Eau Claire earns an average annual salary of $99,186 which compares to the Wisconsin average annual salary of $86,750. per year.

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

  • Wisconsin average salary is $86,750.
  • Wisconsin cost-of-living adjusted salary is $93,089.
  • Eau Claire average salary is $91,390.
  • Eau Claire cost-of-living adjusted salary is $99,186.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Eau Claire$91,39092.14%$99,186
Wisconsin$86,75093.19%$93,089
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 Eau Claire, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $59,650 and $115,900 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 $130,200, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $46,190, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year7Under $46,190
15%2 – 4 years10$46,190 – $59,650
25%5 – 9 years18$59,650 – $76,660
25%10 – 14 years18$76,660 – $115,900
15%15 – 20 years10$76,660 – $130,200
10%20+ years7Above $130,200
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 ($48,200), Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,940), and Health Care Social Workers ($53,640).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$91,390
Health Care Social Workers$53,640
Substance Abuse Counselors$52,940
Social Workers$48,200
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Eau Claire Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in Eau Claire is 70.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $91,390 per year or $43.94 per hour in Eau Claire.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Eau Claire Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $99,186 per year or $48 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Eau Claire are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($91,390), Health Care Social Workers($53,640), Substance Abuse Counselors($52,940).


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