How much does a Forensic Psychologist make? The average Forensic Psychologist salary is $65,508 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $59,167 and $73,237. 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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Performance Search Group - Troy , VA
... of the Psychologist/Psychology Associate Senior. Salary of $52,500-$73,500 plus $2,500 Sign-on ... Experience providing mental health services in a correctional, forensic, outpatient or other ...
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... Psychologist/Psychology Associate Senior. Salary range is $52,500 - $73,500 plus a $2,500 Sign-on ... forensic, outpatient or other setting. * Ability to provide individual and group counseling or ...
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... Psychologist/Psychology Associate Senior. Salary range is $52,500 - $73,500 plus a $2,500 Sign-on ... forensic, outpatient or other setting. * Ability to provide individual and group counseling or ...
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... Psychologist/Psychology Associate Senior. Duties and Responsibilities * Screens, tracks and ... forensic, outpatient or other setting. * Ability to provide individual and group counseling or ...
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... Psychologist/Psychology Associate Senior. Salary range is $52,500 - $73,500 plus a $2,500 Sign-on ... forensic, outpatient or other setting. * Ability to provide individual and group counseling or ...
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Forensic Psychologist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Forensic Psychologist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of April 26, 2022. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Forensic Psychologist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $81,885
Washington, DC $72,924
Miami, FL $63,773
Chicago, IL $69,497
Boston, MA $73,808
New York, NY $78,806
Dallas, TX $65,082
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What is the average salary for Forensic Psychologist in 2022?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Forensic Psychologist in the United States. The base salary for Forensic Psychologist ranges from $59,167 to $73,237 with the average base salary of $65,508. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $60,589 to $75,569 with the average total cash compensation of $66,031.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $65,508 $59,167 - $73,237
Bonus $523 $1,422 - $2,332
Total Pay $66,031 $60,589 - $75,569
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What's the difference between Psychologist - M.A. and Forensic Psychologist?
According to our latest salary estimation on April 26, 2022. The average salary of Forensic Psychologist is $65,508, and the average salary of Psychologist - M.A. is $92,791. The average salary of Psychologist - M.A. is higher than Forensic Psychologist. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
I am a Forensic Psychologist, which location’s salary is higher, San Bernardino, CA or Arlington, MA?
Arlington, MA typically sees higher pay than San Bernardino, CA for Forensic Psychologist. a Forensic Psychologist Salary in Arlington, MA is $73,808 as of April 26, 2022; a Forensic Psychologist Salary in San Bernardino, CA is $69,789 as of April 26, 2022. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Forensic Psychologist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Forensic Psychologist?
Salary ranges for a Forensic Psychologist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
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Last Update: April 26, 2022