Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in La Crosse-Onalaska is 50.
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychologists in La Crosse-Onalaska earn an average of $94,360 per year or $45.36 per hour.
  • The percentage of Wisconsin Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in La Crosse-Onalaska is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. Clinical and Counseling Psychologists who work in La Crosse-Onalaska is less than 1%.

Rankings for La Crosse-Onalaska

  • Ranks #3 in Wisconsin for salary and #3 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #10 in Wisconsin for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #110 in the nation for salary and #223 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #190 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Wisconsin

La Crosse-Onalaska Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $94,360 or $45.36 per hour which is 8% more than the Wisconsin average salary of $86,750.

AverageLa Crosse-OnalaskaWisconsin% Difference
Hourly Wage$45.36$41.718.75%
Annual Salary$94,360$86,7508.77%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

La Crosse-Onalaska Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $94,360 or $45.36 per hour which is 5% less than the U.S. average salary of $99,640.

AverageLa Crosse-OnalaskaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$45.36$47.90-5.30%
Annual Salary$94,360$99,640-5.30%
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 La Crosse-Onalaska earns an average annual salary of $101,147 which compares to the Wisconsin average annual salary of $86,750. per year.

Cost-of-living in La Crosse-Onalaska is 7% less than the Wisconsin average, which means La Crosse-Onalaska 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.
  • La Crosse-Onalaska average salary is $94,360.
  • La Crosse-Onalaska cost-of-living adjusted salary is $101,147.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
La Crosse-Onalaska$94,36093.29%$101,147
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 La Crosse-Onalaska, 50% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn between $61,420 and $118,510 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 $149,070, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn under $47,450, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Clinical and Counseling Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year5Under $47,450
15%2 – 4 years8$47,450 – $61,420
25%5 – 9 years12$61,420 – $78,080
25%10 – 14 years12$78,080 – $118,510
15%15 – 20 years8$78,080 – $149,070
10%20+ years5Above $149,070
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 ($44,030), Substance Abuse Counselors ($50,660), and Health Care Social Workers ($58,150).

TitleAnnual Salary
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$94,360
Health Care Social Workers$58,150
Substance Abuse Counselors$50,660
Social Workers$44,030
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for La Crosse-Onalaska Clinical and Counseling Psychologists

The number of Clinical and Counseling Psychologists currently employed in La Crosse-Onalaska is 50.

Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $94,360 per year or $45.36 per hour in La Crosse-Onalaska.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in La Crosse-Onalaska Clinical and Counseling Psychologists earn an average of $101,147 per year or $49 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in La Crosse-Onalaska are Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($94,360), Health Care Social Workers($58,150), Substance Abuse Counselors($50,660).


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