Psychologist - Ph.D Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Psychologist - Ph.D make in District of Columbia? The average Psychologist - Ph.D salary in District of Columbia is $114,155 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $102,712 and $128,198. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $102,712 10% $92,294 90% $140,984 75% $128,198 $114,155 50%(Median)
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Psychologist - Ph.D evaluates patients for mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders. Diagnoses disorders, including nature and extent, and determines the appropriate course of treatment for the patient. Being a Psychologist - Ph.D uses talk therapy to treat patient illness or distress, cannot prescribe medication. Requires a PhD in clinical psychology. Additionally, Psychologist - Ph.D requires a valid state license to practice. Typically reports to a medical director. The Psychologist - Ph.D works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. To be a Psychologist - Ph.D typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $113,580 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $113,580 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $113,580 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $113,580 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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