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$96,176

Average Base Salary

$46/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,587

Average Bonus
The average cognitive psychologist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $96,176 or an equivalent hourly rate of $46. This is 14% higher (+$12,078) than the average cognitive psychologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,587. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$63,705

Entry Level Salary

$130,541

Senior Level Salary
An entry level cognitive psychologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $63,705. On the other end, a senior level cognitive psychologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $130,541.

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Job Description
Diagnose and treat mental disorders; learning disabilities; and cognitive, behavioral, and emotional problems, using individual, child, family, and group therapies. May design and implement behavior modification programs.
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