How Much does a Psychologist Make?

Psychologists held about 166,000 jobs in 2006. They work at many different places such as schools, hospitals, research firms, businesses, and government agencies.In the largest specialties, the middle half of psychologists earned between $45,300 and $77,750 in 2006. The lowest-paid 10 percent earned less than $35,280. The highest-paid 10 percent earned more than $102,730.Earnings vary greatly. Earnings of successful, self-employed psychologists can be much higher