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The average counseling psychologist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $103,989 or an hourly rate of $50. This is 14% higher (+$13,060) than the average counseling psychologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $3,192.
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An entry level counseling psychologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $68,869. On the other end, a senior level counseling psychologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $128,747.

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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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