Child Psychologist Salary in the United States

How much does a Child Psychologist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Child Psychologist in the United States is $35 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $30 and $42. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Child Psychologist
Child and Family Psychological Services - Easthampton Town , MA
CHILD PSYCHOLOGIST Easton, MA Position: Child & Family Psychological Services/Integrated Behavioral Associates is looking to hire part-time or full-time predominantly Child Psychologists. The ...
Lensa - 7 days ago
Supplemental Health Care - Kansas City , MO
Job Information: - Child Psych-RN - RN will work 12 hour days or nights/36 hours per week - 13-week initial commitment for psychiatric registered nurse - Full medical insurance, 401K match and ...
Supplemental Healthcare - 3 days ago - Sparks , NV
One of Soliant's clients, located near Sparks, NV, is interviewing School Psychologists to be a part of a Child Find team in the upcoming school year. Applicant's responsibilities will consist of ... - 7 days ago
COVERAGE REQUIREMENTS Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (C&A Psych) * January-Ongoing * Open to 2-4 weeks POSITION DETAILS Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (C&A Psych) * Monday-Friday 8am-5pm * 1 ...
LocumJobsOnline - 10 days ago
Rush University Medical Center - Chicago , IL
The opportunity to be part of an innovative, creative multidisciplinary team which consists of child psychiatric nurses, special education teachers, social workers, psychologists, occupational ...
Rush University Medical - 4 days ago
Curry Psychology Group -
Play and art therapy supplies and child prizes * Manuals, text books, training videos and resources ... Psychologists are expected to conduct approximately 6 hours of direct clinical services per day ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago