Clinical Psychologist Salary in Australia

AU$105,700
per year
per hour
AU$49.60
per hour
per year

Clinical Psychologist - Average Salary

The average salary for a Clinical Psychologist is AU$105,700 per year (AU$49.60 per hour), which is AU$40,340 (+62%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
A Clinical Psychologist can expect an average starting salary of AU$50,700. The highest salaries can exceed AU$165,000.
AU$50,700
Low
AU$105,700
Average
AU$165,000
High
AU$27.90
Low
AU$49.60
Average
AU$74
High

Clinical Psychologist Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$50,700
Average
AU$105,700
Senior
AU$127,900
High
AU$165,000
Low
AU$27.90
Average
AU$49.60
Senior
AU$55.20
High
AU$74
Among clinical psychologists, Entry-Level Clinical Psychologists tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Clinical Psychologists enjoy the highest salaries.

Clinical Psychologist - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Clinical PsychologistAU$128K/year
+21% 
Entry-Level Clinical PsychologistAU$51K/year
 -52%

Clinical Psychologist - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Clinical Psychologist with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,200. A mid career Clinical Psychologist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$102,100, while a senior Clinical Psychologist with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$127,900. Clinical psychologists with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$136,700 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Clinical Psychologist

Late Career▲ +29%
Senior▲ +21%
Average SalaryAU$105,700/year
Mid Career▼ -3%
Entry Level▼ -52%

Gender Breakdown

Female
78%
Male
22%

Clinical Psychologist - Jobs by Location

Clinical Psychologist - Related Salaries

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