How much does an Organizational Psychologist make in the United States? The average Organizational Psychologist salary in the United States is $125,888 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $103,218 and $143,312. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $103,218 10% $82,577 90% $159,176 75% $143,312 $125,888 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Organizational Psychologist

Organizational Psychologist studies and assesses the organizations workforce, management, culture, business objectives, and challenges using psychological principles and research methods. Designs and develops programs and tools that will be appropriate for the needs of the organization and which will assist employees and management to better achieve desired goals. Being an Organizational Psychologist utilizes various methods including employee surveys, focus groups, skill assessments, performance appraisals, and other feedback mechanisms to assist management in identifying issues and driving improvements. Creates solutions and programs that may be focused on employee selection, job training, leadership training, workplace and family issues, and change management. Additionally, Organizational Psychologist requires a master's degree in industrial/Organizational Psychology. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Organizational Psychologist is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be an Organizational Psychologist typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
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City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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