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Psychologist Salary in India

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Average Annual Salary

3.7 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

23,682 - ₹ 25,115

Psychologist salary in India ranges between ₹ 0.6 Lakhs to ₹ 7.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 3.7 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 1.1k latest salaries received from Psychologists.

Last Updated: 14 May, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Healthcare & Life Sciences
Psychologist Salary
0 - 8 years exp. (264 salaries)
3.7 Lakhs

₹1 L/yr - ₹7.3 L/yr

Teaching & Training
Psychologist Salary
0 - 8 years exp. (177 salaries)
3.8 Lakhs

₹0.9 L/yr - ₹7.5 L/yr

Consulting
Psychologist Salary
0 - 6 years exp. (33 salaries)
4.4 Lakhs

₹1.5 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

Human Resources
Psychologist Salary
0 - 7 years exp. (30 salaries)
4.1 Lakhs

₹1.2 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

Research & Development
Psychologist Salary
0 - 6 years exp. (17 salaries)
3.5 Lakhs

₹1.5 L/yr - ₹5.4 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Psychologist salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 9 years ranges from ₹ 0.6 Lakhs to ₹ 7.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 3.7 Lakhs based on 1.1k latest salaries.

Similar Designations

4.6 Lakhs
₹0.5 L/yr - ₹9.2 L/yr
Consultant Salary
(2.2L salaries)
13.6 Lakhs
₹4.3 L/yr - ₹22 L/yr
Teacher Salary
(45.1k salaries)
2.9 Lakhs
₹0.6 L/yr - ₹5.5 L/yr
Manager Salary
(3L salaries)
15.9 Lakhs
₹4 L/yr - ₹30 L/yr
Lecturer Salary
(12.9k salaries)
4 Lakhs
₹1 L/yr - ₹9.9 L/yr
Counsellor Salary
(10.1k salaries)
3.5 Lakhs
₹0.6 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr
Team Lead Salary
(2.4L salaries)
8.9 Lakhs
₹2.3 L/yr - ₹22 L/yr
Center Head Salary
(4.2k salaries)
6.9 Lakhs
₹2 L/yr - ₹15.6 L/yr
School Teacher Salary
(20.1k salaries)
2.5 Lakhs
₹0.3 L/yr - ₹5 L/yr
Branch Manager Salary
(49.1k salaries)
8.7 Lakhs
₹2.5 L/yr - ₹16.9 L/yr
Coordinator Salary
(12.9k salaries)
3.2 Lakhs
₹1.1 L/yr - ₹6.5 L/yr
School Counsellor Salary
(916 salaries)
3.9 Lakhs
₹0.7 L/yr - ₹6.8 L/yr
Sales Manager Salary
(1.2L salaries)
6.9 Lakhs
₹2.1 L/yr - ₹15.8 L/yr
Center Manager Salary
(7.3k salaries)
5.4 Lakhs
₹2 L/yr - ₹9.2 L/yr
Career Counsellor Salary
(1.5k salaries)
3.6 Lakhs
₹1 L/yr - ₹6.2 L/yr
Senior Counsellor Salary
(2.7k salaries)
4.8 Lakhs
₹2 L/yr - ₹8.5 L/yr
Admission Officer Salary
(1.5k salaries)
4.5 Lakhs
₹1.8 L/yr - ₹7 L/yr
Admission Manager Salary
(1.2k salaries)
5.7 Lakhs
₹2.8 L/yr - ₹10 L/yr
Assistant Manager Salary
(5.7L salaries)
8.2 Lakhs
₹3 L/yr - ₹16 L/yr
Student Counsellor Salary
(1.7k salaries)
3.6 Lakhs
₹0.4 L/yr - ₹5.7 L/yr
3.3 Lakhs
₹1.1 L/yr - ₹5.3 L/yr
4 Lakhs
₹1.2 L/yr - ₹6.2 L/yr
4.2 Lakhs
₹1.5 L/yr - ₹7.4 L/yr
3.5 Lakhs
₹1.2 L/yr - ₹5.6 L/yr
5.7 Lakhs
₹2.9 L/yr - ₹8.8 L/yr
7.3 Lakhs
₹2.6 L/yr - ₹16 L/yr
6 Lakhs
₹2.2 L/yr - ₹10 L/yr
3.8 Lakhs
₹1.7 L/yr - ₹7 L/yr

Top Skills for Psychologists

based on 372 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Psychology

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2

Counselling

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3

Therapy

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4

Communication Skills

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5

Psychometric Testing

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Companies for Psychologist in India

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Company Name Avg Annual Salary
0 - 7 yrs exp. (18 salaries)

2.7 Lakhs

₹1.8 L/yr - ₹4.1 L/yr

1 - 4 yrs exp. (15 salaries)

3.1 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹4.5 L/yr

2 - 8 yrs exp. (15 salaries)

4.1 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹6.5 L/yr

0 - 8 yrs exp. (12 salaries)

4 Lakhs

₹2.8 L/yr - ₹5 L/yr

3.4 Lakhs

₹2.2 L/yr - ₹4.1 L/yr

0 - 3 yrs exp. (10 salaries)

3.3 Lakhs

₹2.8 L/yr - ₹3.6 L/yr

0 - 6 yrs exp. (8 salaries)

4.9 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

1 - 2 yrs exp. (7 salaries)

2.9 Lakhs

₹2.8 L/yr - ₹3.2 L/yr

3 Lakhs

₹2.4 L/yr - ₹4 L/yr

0 - 4 yrs exp. (7 salaries)

5.3 Lakhs

₹0.9 L/yr - ₹5.3 L/yr

Frequently Asked Questions about Psychologist Salaries

What is the salary of a Psychologist in India?
Average salary for a Psychologist in India is 3.7 Lakhs per year (₹30.8k per month). Salary estimates are based on 1.1k latest salaries received from various Psychologists across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Psychologists?
What is the starting salary for a Psychologist in India?
Average starting Salary for Psychologist in India is around ₹0.6 Lakh per year (₹5.0k per month). No prior experience is required to be a Psychologist.
What is the highest salary for a Psychologist in India?
Highest salary that a Psychologist can earn is ₹7.5 Lakhs per year (₹62.5k per month).
How does Psychologist Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Psychologist with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹4.4 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Psychologist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹6.3 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Psychologist with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹6.9 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Psychologist in India?
What are the top paying cities for Psychologist in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Psychologist?
These are the top skills of a Psychologist based on 372 jobs posted by employers.
  • Psychology
  • Counselling
  • Therapy
  • Communication Skills
  • Psychometric Testing