Child Psychologist Salary in Australia

AU$85,600
per year
per hour
AU$43.20
per hour
per year

Child Psychologist - Average Salary

The average salary for a Child Psychologist is AU$85,600 per year (AU$43.20 per hour), which is AU$20,240 (+31%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
A Child Psychologist can expect an average starting salary of AU$41,900. The highest salaries can exceed AU$150,000.
AU$41,900
Low
AU$85,600
Average
AU$150,000
High
AU$25.40
Low
AU$43.20
Average
AU$71.60
High

Child Psychologist Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$41,900
Average
AU$85,600
Senior
AU$109,600
High
AU$150,000
Low
AU$25.40
Average
AU$43.20
Senior
AU$51
High
AU$71.60
Among child psychologists, Entry-Level Child Psychologists tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Child Psychologists enjoy the highest salaries.

Child Psychologist - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Child PsychologistAU$110K/year
+28% 
Entry-Level Child PsychologistAU$42K/year
 -51%

Child Psychologist - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Child Psychologist with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$41,400. A mid career Child Psychologist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$78,300, while a senior Child Psychologist with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$109,600. Child psychologists with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$114,200 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Child Psychologist

Late Career▲ +33%
Senior▲ +28%
Average SalaryAU$85,600/year
Mid Career▼ -9%
Entry Level▼ -52%

Gender Breakdown

Female
86%
Male
14%

Child Psychologist - Jobs by Location

Child Psychologist - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Child Psychologist jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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