Forensic Psychologist Salary in the United States

How much does a Forensic Psychologist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Forensic Psychologist in the United States is $30 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $27 and $33. 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 Forensic Psychologist
Eastern Louisiana Mental Health System - Jackson , LA
Forensic Psychologist Company Description The Psychology department at Eastern Louisiana Mental Health System (ELMHS) is seeking to fill Psychologist positions. ELMHS is an integrated system of ... - 1 day ago
Saar Psychological Group - South Charleston , WV
Saar Psychological Group seeking a licensed or supervised psychologist to provide clinical and forensic evaluations and psychotherapeutic services with adults and children. Applicants must be ...
ZipRecruiter - Today
Oregon State Hospital - Salem , OR
... forensic psychologist. * Performs risk assessments of patients as requested and directed by an Associate Chief of Psychology. * Completes evaluations within specified deadlines. * Completes and ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
KAISER - San Francisco , CA
May conduct psychological assessments, including test administration, interpretation, and recommendations. Prepares intake summaries, treatment plans, and case summaries and maintains ongoing ...
Kaiser Permanente - 5 days ago
Centurion - Camp Hill , PA
We are seeking full-time and part-time Licensed Psychologist Managers and Psychologists to work at various State Correctional Institutions (SCI), State Hospitals and Mental Health Centers throughout ...
MHM - 7 days ago
Centurion - Cambridge Springs , PA
The Psychologist will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team in providing clinical supervision, assessment and treatment of mental and emotional disorders of patients. We offer excellent ...
MHM - 7 days ago