Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of School Psychologists currently employed in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 50.
  • School Psychologists in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area earn an average of $58,530 per year or $28.14 per hour.
  • The percentage of Illinois School Psychologists who work in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. School Psychologists who work in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is less than 1%.

Rankings for East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area

  • Ranks #10 in Illinois for salary and #11 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #7 in Illinois for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #249 in the nation for salary and #463 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #181 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Illinois

East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area School Psychologists earn an average of $58,530 or $28.14 per hour which is 22% less than the Illinois average salary of $75,240.

AverageEast Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan AreaIllinois% Difference
Hourly Wage$28.14$36.17-22.20%
Annual Salary$58,530$75,240-22.21%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area School Psychologists earn an average of $58,530 or $28.14 per hour which is 29% less than the U.S. average salary of $82,770.

AverageEast Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan AreaU.S.%
Hourly Wage$28.14$39.80-29.30%
Annual Salary$58,530$82,770-29.29%
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, School Psychologists in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area earns an average annual salary of $67,727 which compares to the Illinois average annual salary of $75,240. per year.

Cost-of-living in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 14% less than the Illinois average, which means East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Illinois average.

  • Illinois average salary is $75,240.
  • Illinois cost-of-living adjusted salary is $74,881.
  • East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area average salary is $58,530.
  • East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area cost-of-living adjusted salary is $67,727.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area$58,53086.42%$67,727
Illinois$75,240100.48%$74,881
U.S.$82,770$82,770
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Ranges for Education and Experience

In East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area, 50% of School Psychologists earn between $47,250 and $73,070 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of School Psychologists earn more than $78,210, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated School Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of School Psychologists earn under $22,880, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level School Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year5Under $22,880
15%2 – 4 years8$22,880 – $47,250
25%5 – 9 years12$47,250 – $58,910
25%10 – 14 years12$58,910 – $73,070
15%15 – 20 years8$58,910 – $78,210
10%20+ years5Above $78,210
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 $58,530, East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area School Psychologists tend to earn less than Psychology Teachers ($76,490).

However, School Psychologists tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($42,000), Health Care Social Workers ($49,910), and Social Workers ($52,830).

TitleAnnual Salary
Psychology Teachers$76,490
School Psychologists$58,530
Social Workers$52,830
Health Care Social Workers$49,910
Substance Abuse Counselors$42,000
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area School Psychologists

The number of School Psychologists currently employed in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area is 50.

School Psychologists earn an average of $58,530 per year or $28.14 per hour in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area School Psychologists earn an average of $67,727 per year or $33 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in East Central Illinois Nonmetropolitan Area are Psychology Teachers($76,490), School Psychologists($58,530), Social Workers($52,830).


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