Benchmark Salary Information

  • The number of School Psychologists currently employed in Hagerstown-Martinsburg is 30.
  • School Psychologists in Hagerstown-Martinsburg earn an average of $86,370 per year or $41.52 per hour.
  • The percentage of Maryland School Psychologists who work in Hagerstown-Martinsburg is less than 1%.
  • The percentage of U.S. School Psychologists who work in Hagerstown-Martinsburg is less than 1%.

Rankings for Hagerstown-Martinsburg

  • Ranks #1 in Maryland for salary and #4 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #3 in Maryland for the number of psychologists employed.
  • Ranks #58 in the nation for salary and #282 when adjusted for cost-of-living.
  • Ranks #249 in the nation for the number of psychologists employed.

Compared to Maryland

Hagerstown-Martinsburg School Psychologists earn an average of $86,370 or $41.52 per hour which is 2% less than the Maryland average salary of $88,610.

AverageHagerstown-MartinsburgMaryland% Difference
Hourly Wage$41.52$42.60-2.54%
Annual Salary$86,370$88,610-2.53%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Compared to the U.S.

Hagerstown-Martinsburg School Psychologists earn an average of $86,370 or $41.52 per hour which is 4% more than the U.S. average salary of $82,770.

AverageHagerstown-MartinsburgU.S.%
Hourly Wage$41.52$39.804.32%
Annual Salary$86,370$82,7704.35%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living

When adjusted for cost-of-living, School Psychologists in Hagerstown-Martinsburg earns an average annual salary of $93,983 which compares to the Maryland average annual salary of $88,610. per year.

Cost-of-living in Hagerstown-Martinsburg is 8% less than the Maryland average, which means Hagerstown-Martinsburg residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Maryland average.

  • Maryland average salary is $88,610.
  • Maryland cost-of-living adjusted salary is $83,225.
  • Hagerstown-Martinsburg average salary is $86,370.
  • Hagerstown-Martinsburg cost-of-living adjusted salary is $93,983.
LocationAverage Annual WageCost of LivingAdjusted COL Wage
Hagerstown-Martinsburg$86,37091.90%$93,983
Maryland$88,610106.47%$83,225
U.S.$82,770$82,770
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Ranges for Education and Experience

In Hagerstown-Martinsburg, 50% of School Psychologists earn between $70,050 and $98,670 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.

About 10% of School Psychologists earn more than $103,590, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated School Psychologists.

Approximately 10% of School Psychologists earn under $62,100, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level School Psychologists.

PercentExperienceEmployedAnnual Salary
10%Less than a Year3Under $62,100
15%2 – 4 years4$62,100 – $70,050
25%5 – 9 years8$70,050 – $87,550
25%10 – 14 years8$87,550 – $98,670
15%15 – 20 years4$87,550 – $103,590
10%20+ years3Above $103,590
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

Salary Compared to Related Professions

School Psychologists tend to earn more than Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,530), Health Care Social Workers ($54,900), Social Workers ($59,120), Marriage and Family Therapists ($63,620), Forensic Psychologists ($75,100), and Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($75,550).

TitleAnnual Salary
School Psychologists$86,370
Clinical and Counseling Psychologists$75,550
Forensic Psychologists$75,100
Marriage and Family Therapists$63,620
Social Workers$59,120
Health Care Social Workers$54,900
Substance Abuse Counselors$52,530
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce – 2022*

FAQ for Hagerstown-Martinsburg School Psychologists

The number of School Psychologists currently employed in Hagerstown-Martinsburg is 30.

School Psychologists earn an average of $86,370 per year or $41.52 per hour in Hagerstown-Martinsburg.

When adjusted for Cost of Living in Hagerstown-Martinsburg School Psychologists earn an average of $93,983 per year or $45 per hour.

The types of psychologists that are paid the highest annual salary in Hagerstown-Martinsburg are School Psychologists($86,370), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists($75,550), Forensic Psychologists($75,100).


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